Corinth taxpayers could get refund from unauthorized levy

By Lena Mitchell/NEMS360

CORINTH – More than $60,000 in an unauthorized tax could be refunded directly to Corinth taxpayers, the Board of Supervisors was told Monday.
Tax Collector Greg Younger told the board that through his mistake, $69,600 was improperly collected in real property, personal and utility taxes and auto tags for Corinth residents.
It was generated through a 1-mill tax collected during the 2009-10 fiscal year to support the Alcorn County rubbish site.

Read more in Tuesday’s Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal.

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