A ruling by a New Jersey tax court that the Red Bull Arena soccer stadium in Harrison is a taxable property is a credit positive for that community, Moody’s Investors Service said.

Judge Christine Nugent’s Jan. 6 decision in Newark requires Dietrich Mateschitz, the energy-drink magnate who owns Major League Soccer’s New York Red Bulls, to pay $3.2 million of delinquent property taxes to the city — 7.4% of Harrison’s annual budget — and pay property taxes.

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