Mohonk Trust v. Board of Assessors

ELR Citation: ELR 20551
No(s). 274 (N.Y. Jul 3, 1979)

The New York Court of Appeals, reversing the decision of the appellate court below, rules that wilderness property owned by the appellant trust is exempt under state law from municipal property taxes. The trust lands consist of 5,000 acres of undeveloped land in the upper Shawangunk Mountains. Acces...