Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1955 NO. 163 > Nov 17 1955

Sales of realty to the state or any of its political subdivisions after June 23, 1955, do not have the effect of discharging tax liens existing as of the time of such sales.  Taxes which have been assessed but not levied at the time of such sales may be cancelled by county boards of equalization.