Amtrak Relieved Of Debt In Property Tax Dispute With NJ City

Law360, New York (August 27, 2013, 8:58 PM ET) -- Amtrak on Tuesday won a tax exemption in New Jersey federal court, freeing it from five years of tax assessments on its New Brunswick, N.J., train station, which the company said violated a congressional tax exemption put in place to ensure Amtrak’s solvency.

In a consent order, Amtrak was released from all of its tax bills from the city of New Brunswick, and the city agreed there would be no future tax assessments of Amtrak-owned properties in the city. Amtrak filed suit against the New Brunswick...
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Case Title

NATIONAL RAILROAD PASSENGER CORPORATION (AMTRAK) v. THE CITY OF NEW BRUNSWICK et al


Case Number

3:13-cv-01557

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Joel A. Pisano

Date Filed

March 13, 2013

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