One or Six Almost New 2004 FS For Sale

Hey Everyone... Here's a deal on e-Bay from State University New York SUNY Fort Schuyler Maritime. They are auctioning one 2004 racew ready with trailer with the option to buy any of the remaining five for the same price. Do an e-bay search for item # 4516639650.

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Whoever wins the auction, I'll buy one of the other boats.

Whoever wins the auction, I'll buy one of the other boats. Graham Hall

The reserve price is $10,500

The reserve price is $10,500

Apparently, the buyer will be charged New York City sales tax, 8

Apparently, the buyer will be charged New York City sales tax, 8.625%. If I’m right, a successful bid of $10.500.00 will cost a total of $11,405.63.

Anyone interested in these boats may wish to inquire why NYS sal

Anyone interested in these boats may wish to inquire why NYS sales tax is being charged on the boat portion. These are not technically new boats, the only sales tax that should be due would be on the value of the trailer because it needs to be registered. The boat should only need sales tax applied if it were to be registered. Sailboats in NYS do not be registered unless a motor was added.

But out of state buyers shouldn't be taxed anything, right? F

But out of state buyers shouldn't be taxed anything, right? FS4830

Hi Graham, hope you are feeling OK.

Hi Graham, hope you are feeling OK. Could you add some info about these particular Scots? I think they were originally used in the College Sloop champs. Why is SUNY unloading them?

Boat sold for $12350.

Boat sold for $12350. Funny thing...boat pictured on ebay (5010) is selling on the FSSA site for $6900.

Well it's not 5010 that was sold.

Well it's not 5010 that was sold. The e-bay description said the boat was build in 2004. I have sail number 5074 and it wasn't build in 2004.

Claus FS5074 Ames, IA

SUNY has another one of their five FS for sale again on ebay.

SUNY has another one of their five FS for sale again on ebay. No bids so far and it ends tomorrow.