Town of Orleans announces taking of property for non-payment of taxes

Deadline for payment is April 18, 2013

According to a notice issued by the Tax Collector's Office Monday, the Town is planning to take twenty-one parcels of land for non-payment of property taxes.  A deadline of 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2013 was set for payment to be made.  If not received in full, the Town will take the parcels under MA General Law, Chapter 60, Section 53.  The law gives towns and cities the right to take land fourteen days after a demand is made if the taxes are not paid.

In all, the Town is looking to collect $128,454.76 in unpaid property taxes and water liens.  The most owed by one owner is $21,542.73. The least owed is $37.47.

The parcels are scattered across town and include private homes, business buildings and condo units:

  • $3,344.98, 265 South Orleans Road, owner of record: Estate of Philip C. Bergstrom, Joseph C. Bergstrom and Eva A. Bergstrom
  • $18,715.07 - 9 Cheney Road - owner of record: James L. Boardman
  • $3,696.54 - 55 Quanset Road - owner of record: Elizabeth Q. Brown
  • $8,467.28 - 22 Tonset Road - owner of record: Alan Carrier
  • $1,894.36 - 17 Franz Road - owner of record: John Chamberlain
  • $5,769.35 - 21 Namskaket Road - owner of record: Lillias H. Childs Etal.
  • $985.50 - 179 Skaket Beach Road - owner of record: Miriam C. Fern
  • $7,653.21 - 18 Ruggles Road - owner of record: Virginia K. Hamilton & Noel John Fenton; TRS/Realty Trust
  • $5,775.37 - 165 Route 6A - owner of record: Law Offices of William C. Henchy, PC
  • $5,948.46 - 28 West Road - owner of record: William L. Hirst
  • $10,474.57 - 9 Hubler Lane - owner of record: Brian G. Hubler
  • $8,880.38 - 9 Crescent Ridge Way - owner of record: Charles H. Hull Jr. and Jill M. Hull
  • $10,658.80 - 8 Cove Road - owner of record: Gerald E. Parent and Audrey S. Parent
  • $2,709.83 - 21 Bog Hollow Road - owner of record: Jan and Sean Smith
  • $1,440.36 - 257 Rock Harbor Road - owner of record: Sean C. Smith
  • $37.47 - 13 South Orleans Road Unit 34 - owner of record: Derek Stone TR/Stone Realty Trust
  • $2,208.35 - 2 Jack Knife Point Road - owner of record: Roger W. Vose
  • $21,542.73 - 81 Monument Road - owner of record: Mira Yamaoka TR/The Monument Raod Realty Trust
  • $1,526.60 - 27 Clayton Circle - owner of record: Michael A. Zawadzkas and Jane F. Zawadzkas
  • $2,741.71 - 25 Herring Brook Way - owner of record: Claudia Zohorsky, Elieen Donahoe, Matthew Chamberlain as Distributees of the Sutphin Trust

Above information furnished by the Town of Orleans Tax Collector. Further information available via the Orleans Assessor's Database. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on