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Hearing Date: January 6, 2014
Administrative law, Agency's interpretation of statute, Findings, Judicial review, Appellate Tax Board: final decision. Taxation, Real estate tax: charity, Real estate tax: exemption, Appellate Tax Board: appeal to Supreme Judicial Court, Appellate Tax Board: findings, Judicial review. Charity. Corporation, Non-profit corporation. Statute, Construction.
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|Counsel for Appellant|
New England Forestry Foundation
Jesse Mohan Boodoo
|Counsel for Appellee|
Board of Assessors of Hawley
David J. Martel
Massachusetts Land Trust Coalition, Inc.|
Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions, Inc.
Massachusetts Association of Assessing Officers
Trustees of Reservations
Massachusetts Audubon Society
Compact of Cape Code Conservation Trusts, Inc.
Land Trust Alliance, Inc.
New England Forestry Foundation, Inc.
|Court Appealed From
Appellate Tax Board|
(Direct appellate review)