Nutter Launches New Effort To Track Down Property Tax DeadbeatsTwo weeks before Philadelphia homeowners are due to receive updated property assessments, Mayor Michael Nutter has announced new efforts to crack down on those who avoid paying their property taxes.
City Council Considers Lowering Tax Penalties For Deadbeats, Hoping They Pay UpThe measure was approved in Committee and goes to the full council for a vote later this month.
City Expanding Efforts To Embarrass DeadbeatsThe city has been listing tax delinquents on its website for the last few years, focusing on those who owe the most business taxes. Now that is expanding the site to include those who owe the city-owned Water department and PGW.
Philadelphia Tries Calling Tax DeadbeatsThe city's Revenue Department has apparently hit on a novel idea for going after tax deadbeats: call them.