Does this mean we are to become employees of the tax department? It used to
be the clerk's job was to make sure a PTR was filed and the tax dept.'s job
to make sure it was correct. What liabilities are we as clerks assuming? I
think there needs to be some discussion prior to our accepting this
>My reason for testing was due to my inability to send anything to this
>venue!! Mr. Brownell was kind enough to explain how to accomplish this
>(once again!) and here I am, trying to recreate my thoughts of 2 days ago
>when I originally had them!!!
>They had to do with PTR's. Since we are in the early stages of the switch
>to new ones, I wondered 2 things: 1) Would Mr. Merrimam, or someone from VT
>Dept of Taxes, be willing to describe for us, as clerks, in writing, what a
>"complete" PTR is, i.e., what is the Dept of Taxes going to accept/what
>would prompt them to return one to us and 2) if now might be a real good
>time to send letters/put up notices in your offices to let attorneys know
>that we will no longer be accepting incomplete ones and that the whole
>packet will be sent back, UNRECORDED, if it isn't complete.
>Unless I have completely lost my mind, I seem to remember the VT Dept of
>Taxes saying that they were going to be more particular about the
>completeness of the PTR's we send along to them once the new forms came out.
>With the new information requested, it sure would be helpful if the Dept
>could help us.
>Any other thoughts?