Posts Tagged ‘solid waste fees’

The Nuts and Bolts of Property Tax Bills

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Tis the season for cities and counties to start mailing their 2015-2016 property tax bills. This annual event raises a very basic question: exactly what must and may be included on a property tax bill? Surprisingly, the Machinery Act provides detailed guidance about almost every aspect of the property tax process except property tax bills. […]

Expanded Solid Waste Fee Authority for Counties? Probably Not

Monday, September 8th, 2014

The General Assembly expanded the categories of allowable expenditures for a county’s solid waste fee proceeds in the 2014 technical corrections act, S.L. 2014-115 (HB 1133). Specifically, section 60 added a new provision to G.S. 153A-292 (section b1) that states that “the collection, disposal, and availability fees authorized by this section may be used to […]