----- Original Message -----From: [log in to unmask] href="mailto:[log in to unmask]">Doreen WoodwardSent: Thursday, February 05, 2009 12:37 PMSubject: Re: Faxing Tax Bills?
has a lot of requests – from tax preparers or the taxpayers themselves. It is one of those “services” we provide with a smile, from January through April each year! Westminster
Doreen Woodward, Town Clerk/Treasurer
3651 US Route5
Westminster, VT 05158-0147
Tel: (802) 722-4091
Fax: (802) 722-9816
Vermont Municipal Government Discussion Network[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Town of Hardwick
Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2009 11:54 AM
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Subject: Faxing Tax Bills?
Good Morning All;
We are trying to determine how everyone handles requests for tax bills.
Due to the extremly high volume of request last year for tax bills to be faxed we made the decission to send every tax bill with a copy and a notice to the tax payer that this was there copy and we were not going to fax them to tax preparers this year.
We are still being overrun with calls for tax bills to be faxed. Many people are upset that we are saying no to faxing them. We are at a disadvantage that the fax machine is not in our office. We figure at least 3 minutes out of the office per tax bill. If it goes through on the first try.
We would like to hear how you all are handling this problem?
Hardwick Town Clerk
P.O. Box523 Hardwick, Vermont 05843
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