Big Data Pays Off For Philadelphia City And School DistrictThe Revenue Department testified at city budget hearings, that it found $4 million for the district with a newly-completed "data warehouse."
Phila. Lawmakers Move Toward Regulating, and Taxing, Airbnb Room RentalsRental of rooms or entire homes through web sites like Airbnb is currently illegal in Philadelphia, because the zoning code doesn't allow it.
Phila. Official Announces More Vigorous Collection of School TaxNutter administration officials are promising to do a better job collecting a little-known tax that applies to income from investments and which goes entirely to the school system.
Philadelphia Revenue Chief Promises Firmer Hand Dealing With Tax DeadbeatsClarena Tolson, the longtime Philadelphia streets commissioner, is now the revenue commissioner.
Philadelphia Tries Calling Tax DeadbeatsThe city's Revenue Department has apparently hit on a novel idea for going after tax deadbeats: call them.