State officials are looking at consolidating municipal tax collections. They argue it would be more efficient and catch more people not paying their taxes, thereby increasing municipal revenue. So far, a municipality I contacted is opposed, fearing it is a money grab by the state. Here is a study the state did on similar issues back in 2003.
Do you want to suggest questions for me to ask? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, you can follow me on Twitter and get alerts to new entries on this blog: Davescottofakro (there is no N, Twitter cut me off!)