The Ordinances of the North-West Territories

The Ordinances of the North-West Territories

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ... or Crown, and whenever lands are sold for arrears of taxes, and the secretary-treasurer shall have given a transfer thereof, such transfer shall, notwithstanding any informality or defect in or preceding such sale, be valid and binding to all intents and purposes, except as against the Crown. (2) After the expiration of one year from the date of any such transfer the sale and transfer may be set aside only upon its being shown either: 1. That there has been fraud or collusion; or 2. That all taxes have been paid; or ' 3. That the land was not liable to assessment C.O., c. 70, s. 202; 1901, c. 23, s. 7, ss. 2. 203. When the title of any land sold for arrears of taxes is vested in the Crown the transfer thereof in whatever form given shall be held to convey only such interest as the Crown may have given or parted with, or may be willing to recognise or admit that any person possesses under any colour of right whatever; and the municipality in case of any sale for taxes being declared invalid shall be liable only for the purchase money actually paid therefor to the secretary-treasurer and legal interest thereon as for damages or otherwise. C.O., c. 70, s. 203. TAX sans FUND. 204. The secretary treasurer shall keep a separate account of all sums paid to him as a balance of purchase money on Lmds sold for arrears of taxes, and not redeemed and shall enter in the book the amount received over the taxes and charges from the purchaser of any lots sold by 'him against said lot with date of sale and of receipt of balance and the aggregate amount so received shall form a fund to be called the tax sales fund and the secretary-treasurer shall in tho month of January in each year and on request at any other time, furnish a statement to more

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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 30mm | 1,016g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236991206
  • 9781236991201