In the U.S. if I anchor my houseboat for an extended period in the middle of a large lake connected to a navigable waterway can the city or municipality bordering the lake charge me taxes?


Property tax? No. Every other tax, like sales tax or income tax if you get a job, yes.

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  • I've never heard of a city/municipality charging income tax... – sharur Jun 23 '16 at 1:35
  • @sharur good point. I suppose I didn't really answer the question then! – jqning Jun 23 '16 at 1:40

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