I read with interest the June 15 letter of Tom Kellenberger. I have no quarrel with his position regarding the treatment he received from the D.O.T. However, I cannot let his statement that apartment tenants or any residential renters do not pay real estate taxes.

All taxes levied upon a particular property are included in their rent. Not only do they pay real estate taxes, they do so without the benefit of a homestead exemption or any income tax deduction. Everyone pay taxes.

William E. Davis



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