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Old 08-08-2014, 06:44 AM  
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Originally Posted by slownsteady View Post
It's been a while since it came up in conversation, but I have been told that a "freestanding" deck isn't taxed, but a deck attached to the house is taxed as living space. This may have changed over the years, and it may have to do with local codes, so I'm just throwing it out there for thought.
I hope that's true where we live as the deck I just built is free standing. 1 inch from house all around.

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