VeraSun pays taxes in full

Mark “Paid in Full” on Boone County property taxes owed by VeraSun Energy Corp.

On Friday, May 8, the company paid both its full 2008 property taxes and the accelerated portion of 2009 personal property tax due on the ethanol plant southeast of Albion.

The company paid total taxes of $2,415,551, which included eight days of interest charges on the 2008 first half property taxes that were due May 1, 2009, according to County Treasurer Laurie Krohn.