Section 26-7 Date taxes become delinquent; lien.

    Upon the first day of January of each year, all unpaid city taxes shall become delinquent, and the taxes upon real property are hereby made a perpetual lien thereon against all persons in favor of the city.

(Code 1964, § 16.170)

     State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 140.010.