Michigan Supreme Court Rebukes County That Seized Home Over $8.41 Tax Debt
A Big Mac meal costs more. And this man lost his home to the government?
When a Michigan retiree accidentally underpaid his county property tax bill by $8.41, he lost his house and all of the equity in it. Oakland County seized the property and sold it, ultimately pocketing about $25,000 beyond the tax debt owed.
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