NOTICE TO ALL INDIVIDUALS AND BUSINESS ENTITIES PDF Print

 

For Immediate Release No. 07-15

February 13, 2015
For More Information Contact:

Regina Watson, Public Relations Officer

Ph:  (340) 774-2991 ext. 4122

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NOTICE TO ALL INDIVIDUALS AND BUSINESS ENTITIES THAT PURCHASED VIRGIN ISLANDS PROPERTIES DURING AN AUCTION CONDUCTED BY THE V. I. TAX COLLECTOR’S OFFICE BETWEEN 2012 AND 2013.

 The Honorable Osbert Potter, Lieutenant Governor of the Virgin Islands notifies all individuals and business entities that purchased property during delinquent tax sales conducted by the Virgin Islands Collector’s Office during 2012 and 2013 to refrain from improving, transferring or encumbering the real said property until further notice.

The Office of the Virgin Islands Inspector General issued a report dated September 15, 2014 outlining administrative irregularities and possible fraudulent conduct that may have occurred during the sale of real property by the Virgin Islands Tax Collector’s office between 2012 and 2013.  As a result the Office of the Lieutenant Governor will conduct a review of all sales that occurred during the time frame.

 

Any questions or concerns please contact:

Deputy Chief of Staff - St. Thomas Lieutenant Governor’s Office: 340-774-2991


 

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