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Public Auction of Seized Property

Under the authority granted in N.J.S.A. 54; 49-13A, the property to be sold was seized for unpaid State taxes due from:

Keleen, Inc. t/a Café D'Amici
1131 Bloomfield Ave.
Clifton, NJ 07012


Plenary Retail Consumption Liquor License #1602-33-045-008
State of New Jersey, County of Passaic, City of Clifton


NJ Division of Taxation
22-08 Rt. 208 South
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410


Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM



  • Successful bidders must make a minimum deposit of 25% of respective bid IMMEDIATELY following their successful bid. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the bid.
  • Payment must be in guaranteed funds such as cash, certified check, bank check or money order. No third party instruments will be accepted.
  • Balance, also in guaranteed funds, due by 12 noon on Friday 9 April 2010 at the NJ Division of Taxation's Fair Lawn Regional Office, 22-08 Route 208 South, Fair Lawn, NJ or deposit monies will be forfeited.
  • Checks must be payable to: New Jersey Division of Taxation


  • This sale may be postponed or canceled at the discretion of the NJ Division of Taxation.
  • NJ Division of Taxation employees or member of the employees’ immediate family may not participate in auction.
  • The NJ Division of Taxation reserves the right to receive or reject bids or bidders.
  • This liquor license is sold subject to any restriction imposed by the NJ Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control on this license as those set forth in N.J.A.C. 13:2-24.
  • The successful bidder for the liquor license must submit a renewal application to the municipality and pay the fee by June 30, 2010 unless the municipality approves the transfer of the liquor license prior to July 1, 2010. Failure to timely submit a renewal application will result in forfeiture of all monies paid to the NJ Division of Taxation for the license. The NJ Division of Taxation will assist with the renewal process at the request of the municipality. Any monies paid by the NJ Division of Taxation for the renewal of the liquor license will be reimbursed directly to the NJ Division of Taxation by the successful bidder.
  • If the successful bidder makes proper application for the transfer and renewal of the license, and passes the background check conducted by the municipality and the municipality denies application, then the monies paid to the NJ Division of Taxation will be refunded. The NJ Division of Taxation has the right to go to the next highest bidder or re-auction the license.


Ken Cowie, Regional Supervisor 908-704-3350

David Leone, Supervising Investigator 908-704-3357

Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/20/14

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