N.C. Supreme Court reverses appellate judges in Brunswick County tax dispute

A 5-0 N.C. Supreme Court majority has reversed the Court of Appeals and ruled against Brunswick County in a tax dispute with Ocean Isle Palms LLC. Justices ruled that the county should not have reassessed Ocean Isle’s property value in 2008, one year after a countywide appraisal of property for tax purposes.

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...