Warren's online tax payment fee is outrageous

Posted 2/4/21

To the editor:

In this time and age pretty much the thing to do is pay your bills online. Where many are free, some charge you a nominal fee of $4 or $5.

I was appalled that Warren charges $36 …

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Warren's online tax payment fee is outrageous

Posted

To the editor:

In this time and age pretty much the thing to do is pay your bills online. Where many are free, some charge you a nominal fee of $4 or $5.

I was appalled that Warren charges $36 to pay for a $1,241.83 quarterly bill! Why are we paying so much to process town taxes online?

The tax collector must look for another method of payment that does not require so much money from town citizens. That is a rip off!

Clotilde Melo
10 Ivy St.

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