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1998 Sea Ray 480 Sedan

Kemah, Texas



"Tax Relief" is a modern luxury cruiser whose excellent performance matches her sporty styling. A beautiful cherry interior, three staterooms, of which two are double berths, dinette with gourmet galley which is "up" and 6'6" headroom. This vessel have been meticulously maintained and will sell fast, so call today before she is gone!!! 

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Tax Relief
Make: Sea Ray
Model: 480 Sedan
Year: 1998
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: SERP3945K798
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 48 ft
Length Overall: 51'2 ft
Beam: 15'3 ft
Max Draft: 3'9 ft
Displacement: 40,400 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3196
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 660hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: Bronze
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3196
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 660hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: Bronze
Total Engine Power: 1,320hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 510 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 140 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Motor Yachts


Gary Garnett
For more information on this vessel contact the Listing broker directly at 281-748-8756 or email
Sea Lake Yachts LLC


Sea Lake Yachts LLC
Watergate Yachting Center - Pier 3 1500 Marina Bay Dr. - Bldg. 112
Kemah, Texas, US, 77565


Enter from the Cockpit to the salon with convertible sleeper settee and very roomy dinette to port and galley up to starboard. Down three steps there is a VIP stateroom to port with walk around double berth. Across to starboard is a the third guest stateroom with two twin beds. Forward is the master with a center line queen. There are two very roomy heads each with shower stalls. VIP stateroom has private door access to their head.

The cockpit has guest seating, and a livewell storage area in the transom. There is a transom gate leading out to the swim platform.

Up from the cockpit via a gradual stairwell is the large fly-bridge with a hard top overhead. 

Engine room access is through the cockpit hatch. 

  • Subzero under counter refrigerator
  • Subzero under counter freezer
  • Kenyon 3 burner electric stove
  •  Microwave
  • Bendix washer/dryer
  • Corian style counter tops
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Hot and cold pressure water
  • Lots of storage space
  • Stainless salon door
  • Lofrans windlass
  • Bridge ice maker
  • Eisenglass 
  • Fresh water washdown
  • Livewell
  • Hydraulic platform
  • Transom shower
  • Bow sunpad

Twin Caterpillars overhauled 2017

The vessel was fitted with new electronics 04/2019 - the package includes:

  • Raymarine EV-400 hydraulic autopilot
  • Raymarine I60 wind speed and
  • Raymarine I70 multifunction displays for depth, speed and temp

Hydraulic swim platform

Raymarine E120 GPS/ plotter/ radar/ AIS

Icom IC-M402S VHF

ACR spot light

Foredeck cushions

Windshield cover

Spare propellers

Aft deck screen and starboard enclosure

Lofranse 12 volt anchor windlass


We try but..
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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