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Resource ID: #24339
Subject: Taxes
Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Date: 05/03/2009

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Philadelphia property taxes levies were plagued with inequalities aimed at gaining favor of residents with political clout. Overall, the investigation uncovers how the mission of the Board of Revision of Taxes, which is to accurately assess property values, failed because of consistent practice of undervaluing the homes of wealthy residents.

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