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United States v. Dubey

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA


April 10, 2009

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
v.
ELWYN S. DUBEY, JEANNINE M. DUBEY, DUANE A. WOODMAN AS TRUSTEE FOR GARDEN VALLEY INVESTMENTS, EL DORADO COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR, CALIFORNIA FRANCHISE TAX BOARD, DEFENDANTS.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: John A. Mendez U.S. District Court Judge

STIPULATION AND REQUEST FOR ORDER REGARDING LIEN PRIORITY BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND EL DORADO COUNTY

The United States of America and El Dorado County, through their respective attorneys, hereby stipulate and agree as follows:

1. The parcel of real property located at 7481 Wentworth Springs Road, Georgetown, California (referred to in the Complaint and herein as the "Wentworth Springs Road Property"), is situated in the County of El Dorado, State of California, and is more particularly described as follows:

PARCEL NO. 1: A portion of the Southeast quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 31, Township 13 North, Range 11 East, M.D.B.&M., and a portion of Lot 3, Section 6, Township 12 North, Range 11 East, M.D.B.&M., described as follows;

BEGINNING at the Northwest corner of the parcel herein described, being the West 1/16 corner of the Northerly line of said Section 6, a 7/8 inch drill steel in a rock mound being identical with the Northeast corner of the lands of Wesley A. Ash and Evelyn Jean Ash, as described in book 417 of Deeds, at page 237, El Dorado County Records; thence from point of beginning, along the line common to said Sections 6 and 31, North 89o 16' East 422.15 feet, a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe; thence leaving said line common to Sections 6 and 31, North 00o 44' West 34.67 feet to a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe set in a fence line; thence along said fence North 67o 29' East 140.06 feet to a similar pipe, the Northeast corner; thence South 29o 14' 30" East 90.90 feet to a similar pipe; thence continuing South 29o 14' 30" East 7.70 feet to a point on the line common to said Sections 6 and 31; thence continuing South 29o 14' 30" East 283.76 feet, the Southeast corner a 1-1/2 inch iron pipe in a fence line on the Northerly side of the Georgetown-Wentworth Springs County Road No. 63; thence along the Northerly side of said road (4 courses) along a curve to the right with a radius of 218.3 feet, through an angle of 53o 54' a chord distance of 197.89 feet which bears South 73o 00' West; thence North 80o 03' West (Record N. 81o 41' W.) 181.80 feet; thence along a curve to the left with a radius of 280 feet, through an angel of 42o 56' a chord distance of 204.94 feet which bears South 78o 29' West; thence South 57o 01' West (Record S. 55o 23' W.) 160.00 feet, the Southwest corner, a 7/9 inch drill steel set in a rock mound, on the Northerly side of said road being the Southeast corner of said lands of Wesley A. Ash and Evelyn Jean Ash; thence leaving the Northerly side of said road and along the Easterly boundary of said lands of Wesley A. Ash and Evelyn Jean Ash, North 05o 00' West, 395.97 feet (Record 395.69 feet) to the point of beginning.

SAVING AND EXCEPTION THEREFROM all that portion lying within said Section 31, and more particularly described as follows;

BEGINNING at the Southwest corner, a point on the Section line common to said Sections 6 and 31, from whence the West 1/16th corner of said Section 6 bears South 89o 16' West 422.15 feet; thence from said point of beginning being marked by a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe, North 00o 44' West 34.67 feet to a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe set in a fence line; thence along said fence North 67o 29' East 140.06 feet to a similar pipe; thence South 29o 14' 30" East 90.90 feet to a similar pipe; thence continuing South 29o 14' 30" East 7.70 feet to a point on the line common to said Sections 6 and 31; thence along said Section Line South 80o 16' West 177.14 feet to the point of the beginning.

According to a survey by Harvey L. Butler, LS. 2725 on April 26, 1960.

PARCEL NO. 2: A portion of the Southeast quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 31, Township 13 North, Range 11 East, M.D.B.&M., described as follows;

BEGINNING at the Southwest corner of the parcel herein described, a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe set on the Southerly boundary of said Section 31 from which the West 1/16 corner on the North line of Section 6, Township 12 North., Range 11 East M.D.B.&M., a 7/8 inch drill steel in a rock mound, said point being the Northeast corner of that certain tract of land conveyed to Wesley A. Ash and Evelyn Jean Ash, as recorded in Book 417 of Deeds, at Page 237, El Dorado county Records, Bears South 89o 16' West, 422.15 feet; thence from point of beginning, North 00o 44' West, 34.67 feet to a 3/4 inch capped iron pipe set in a fence line; thence along said fence North 67o 29' East 140.06 feet to a similar pipe; thence South 29o 14' 30" East 7.70 feet to a point on the Southerly boundary of said Section 31, thence along the Southerly boundary of Section 31, South 89o 16' West 177.14 feet to the point of beginning According to a survey by Harvey L. Butler, LS. 2725 on April 26, 1960.

2. The parcel of real property located at 8258 Fair Pines Lane, Garden Valley, California (referred to in the Complaint and herein as the "Fair Pines Lane Property") is situated in the County of El Dorado, State of California, and is more particularly described as follows:

PARCEL 4, as said parcel is shown on that certain Parcel Map entilted "A PORTION OF THE N.E. 1/4 OF THE S.W. 1/4 SECTION OF 35, T. 12 N., R. 10 E., M.D.M" filed in the office of the County Recorder of said County on November 9, 1977, in Book 18 of Parcel Maps at Page 3.

3. The parcel of real property located at 2021 Buckeye Court, Georgetown, California*fn1 (referred to in the Complaint and herein as the "Buckeye Cabin Property"), is situated in the County of El Dorado, State of California, and is more particularly described as follows:

A portion of the Northwest quarter of Section 6, Township 12 North, Range 11 East, M.D.M., described as follows: Commencing at the quarter section corner on the North boundary of Section 6, Township 12 North, Range 11 East, M.D.M.; thence running South 65o 31' West 209.9 feet; thence South 72o 6' feet West 200 feet; thence South 66o 49' West 50 feet; thence South 51o 18' West 50 feet; thence South 37o 17' West 50 feet; thence South 34o 20' West 50 feet; thence South 37o 35' West 50 feet; thence South 45o 16' West 50 feet to the point of beginning of this description; South 16o 12' East 120 feet to the North line of what is known as Buckeye Avenue; thence South 52o 42' West 50 feet; thence North 16o 12' West 120 feet to the South line of the Georgetown and Lake Tahoe Highway; thence North 52o 42' East 50 feet to the point of beginning.

4. The parcel of real property located off Del Oro Lane in the proximity of Coloma, California (referred to in the Complaint and herein as the "Del Oro Lane Property"), is situated in the County of El Dorado, State of California, and is more particularly described as follows:

A portion of the Northeast quarter of the Northwest quarter, and the Northwest quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 13, Township 11 North, Range 9 East, M.D.B.&M., described as follows: BEGINNING at the Northeast corner of said Section 13; thence along the North line of said Section 13 North 89o 42' 30" West 1532.11 feet; thence leaving said North line South 0o 17' 30" West 368.74 feet to the true point of beginning, the Northeast corner of the herein described parcel of land; thence continuing South 0o 17' 30" West 355.94 feet to the Southeast corner; thence North 89o 42' 30" West 825.85 feet; thence South 0o 17' 30" West 9.68 feet; thence South 43o 06' West 114.27 feet to a point in the center line of the South Fork of the American River; thence along the center line of said River North 55o 16' 20" West 253.09 feet, and North 47o 44' West 238.48 feet; thence leaving said River North 42o 47' East 131.28 feet, thence North 0o 17' 30" East 50.03 feet; thence South 89o 42' 30" East 1200.87 feet to the true point of beginning, the Northeast corner of the herein described parcel of land. According to a survey by K. Nelson, L.S. 2822.

EXCEPTING THEREFROM all that portion thereof described as follows: A portion of the Northeast quarter of the Northwest quarter and the Northwest quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 13, Township 11 North, Rage 9 East, M.D.B.&M., described as follows: BEGINNING at the Northeast corner of Seciton 13; thence along the North line of said Section 13 North 89o 42' 30" West 1532.11 feet; thence leaving said North line South 0o 17' 30" West 527.81 feet to the true point of beginning, the Northeast corner of the herein described parcel of land; thence continuing South 0o 17' 30" West 196.87 feet to the Southeast corner; thence North 89o 42' 30" West 825.85 feet; thence South 0o 17' 30" West 9.68 feet; thence South 43o 06' West 114.27 feet to a point in the centerline of the South Fork of the American River; thence along said centerline North 55o 16' 20" West 246.57 feet; thence leaving said centerline of River North 42o 48' East 130.42 feet; of beginning, the Northeast corner of the herein described parcel of land.

According to a survey by K. Nelson, L.S. 2822.

TOGETHER with the non-exclusive right of way as set forth in Grant to Dieter A. Doemelt, et ux.; recorded October 7, 1970, in Book 1010 of Official Records, at page 327, as contained in Grant to Don C. Brooks, et ux., recorded October 27, 1971, in Book 1085 of Official Records, at page 379.

5. The United States claims that federal tax liens and a judgment lien, which are identified in the First Amended Complaint in the above-captioned matter, encumber the Wentworth Springs Road Property, Fair Pines Lane Property, the Buckeye Cabin Property, and the Del Oro Lane Property. The first of these federal tax liens arose on August 24, 1990.

6. El Dorado County, California has property tax liens on the Wentworth Springs Road Property, Fair Pines Lane Property, the Buckeye Cabin Property, and the Del Oro Lane Property.

7. The United States and El Dorado County agree that El Dorado County's property tax liens have priority over the federal tax liens and judgment lien at issue in the above-captioned action.

8. In the event that the Court permits the sale of the Wentworth Springs Road Property, the property will be sold free and clear of all liens of record, with the lien to follow the proceeds of the sale. The Order of Judicial Sale shall provide that the sale proceeds shall be distributed first to the United States to the extent of its costs and expenses of the sale, then to El Dorado County to the extent of El Dorado County's property tax lien on the Wentworth Springs Road Property (including principal and interest to the date of distribution, in an amount according to proof at that time), and then to the United States in satisfaction of its federal tax liens and judgment lien. If the affected parties cannot stipulate to the amounts of the liens, the Court may hold an evidentiary hearing to determine the amounts.

9. In the event that the Court permits the sale of the Fair Pines Lane Property, the property will be sold free and clear of all liens of record, with the lien to follow the proceeds of the sale. The Order of Judicial Sale shall provide that the sale proceeds shall be distributed first to the United States to the extent of its costs and expenses of the sale, then to El Dorado County to the extent of El Dorado County's property tax lien on the Fair Pines Lane Property (including principal and interest to the date of distribution, in an amount according to proof at that time), and then to the United States in satisfaction of its federal tax liens and judgment lien. If the affected parties cannot stipulate to the amounts of the liens, the Court may hold an evidentiary hearing to determine the amounts.

10. In the event that the Court permits the sale of the Buckeye Cabin Property, the property will be sold free and clear of all liens of record, with the lien to follow the proceeds of the sale. The Order of Judicial Sale shall provide that the sale proceeds shall be distributed first to the United States to the extent of its costs and expenses of the sale, then to El Dorado County to the extent of El Dorado County's property tax lien on the Buckeye Cabin Property (including principal and interest to the date of distribution, in an amount according to proof at that time), and then to the United States in satisfaction of its federal tax liens and judgment lien. If the affected parties cannot stipulate to the amounts of the liens, the Court may hold an evidentiary hearing to determine the amounts.

11. In the event that the Court permits the sale of the Del Oro Lane Property, the property will be sold free and clear of all liens of record, with the lien to follow the proceeds of the sale. The Order of Judicial Sale shall provide that the sale proceeds shall be distributed first to the United States to the extent of its costs and expenses of the sale, then to El Dorado County to the extent of El Dorado County's property tax lien on the Del Oro Lane Property (including principal and interest to the date of distribution, in an amount according to proof at that time), and then to the United States in satisfaction of its federal tax liens and judgment lien. If the affected parties cannot stipulate to the amounts of lien, the Court may hold an evidentiary hearing to determine the amounts.

12. The United States and El Dorado County agree to bear their respective costs related to this litigation, including any possible attorney's fees.

13. Unless ordered by the Court, El Dorado County is excused from appearing in Court, or otherwise asserting its claim in this case. El Dorado County agrees to be bound by the judgment in this case.

14. This stipulation shall not prevent El Dorado County from pursuing any rights for the collection of property taxes which may otherwise exist under applicable law.

The parties so agree and request an order confirming the foregoing.

Dated: April 2, 2009

IT IS SO ORDERED.


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