CITY AND COUNTY
OFFICIALS STILL OWE
If County and City
are facing such a fiscal crisis why haven’t these people paid their taxes? They are busy spending our money, but they
aren’t paying their share.
Commissioner Chair Carl Pennamon owes 2008 property taxes of
$1239.46. At the swearing in ceremony he affirmed he didn’t owe any
Former Commissioner Bob Yarbrough still owes 2007 boat taxes
Financial staff, HR Officer, Sharon Robinson owes 3 years
of property taxes--2006 for $682.33, 2007 for $774.58, and 2008 for $609.70. This totals $2066.61.
Why do the Commissioners allow employees to be paid with our
tax dollars when the employees aren’t paying their own taxes? Garnishments might be considered.
Councilman Bryan Standifer owes 2008 property taxes on four
houses. The total amount of those 4
hours is $3997.79
City Councilwoman Molly Pompey owes 2008 property taxes of
Remember the big 900 acre rezoning so
property could be developed off Highway 11 N?
Property owner William Blincoe still owes 2007 taxes of $19,039.87. He owed property taxes of more than this when
the BOC allowed the land to be rezoned.
Now in addition, Mr. Blincoe also owes 2008 property taxes of $23,157.13. Total amount owed $42,197.00.
Everyone has to pay more when some don’t pay their share. Elected officials should set the standard.
** To keep the taxpayers of Jasper County, Georgia
informed as to where and how their tax dollars are
** To keep the taxpayers abreast of local policies
and laws being discussed and enacted.
** We advocate more open government, less government
spending, and lower property taxes.