Santa Barbara County publicizes tax delinquencies
September 3, 2010
The Santa Barbara County tax collector ran a full page ad outing property owners, such as Kathy Odell and Abel Maldonado, who have yet to pay their property taxes. [KSBY]
The full-page ad in Thursday’s edition of the Santa Barbara News-Press provided the names of about a thousand property owners who owe a total of almost $9 million. The County paid more than $2,000 for the ad.
Lieutenant Governor Abel Maldonado said he is not the Abel Maldonado on the list.