Philadelphia Revenue Department
Rental of rooms or entire homes through web sites like Airbnb is currently illegal in Philadelphia, because the zoning code doesn’t allow it.
Nutter 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.
Clarena Tolson, the longtime Philadelphia streets commissioner, is now the revenue commissioner.
The city’s Revenue Department has apparently hit on a novel idea for going after tax deadbeats: call them.