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Originally Posted by cwt2112 View Post
Thanks for the input! Steve, if I understood you right, because the business address and home address are the same it becomes home-based and the code applies to all home-based businesses. As it turns out I was dealing with the "new guy". However, I was able to sit down with his supervisor and him at the same time but the supervisor was not going to overturn any decision. I'm satisfied that I was able to express my frustration with the situation in an articulate and knowledgeable manner but still had to produce a letter stating that the trailer will be stored somewhere else (they're covering their butts). Anyway, to do it all again, if possible set up the business at another address outside of any municipality and zoning restrictions and only pay for county taxes.

One interesting point, they showed me an overhead of my property and said that because I couldn't get to my backyard with the trailer, therefore I couldn't park it there. So I let them finish and the first thing I asked was... So you're saying that if I could get to my backyard then I could park it there? Total silence from both of them. I went on to tell them it would only be stored in the garage anyway because I don't want to devalue my own property. Didn't do any good. Anyway, enough of that. Thanks again, good luck to everyone!
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