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Clerks Watch Business Tax Collections Drop with State Takeover

July 6, 2011 at 6:24 am

A predicted increase in business taxes has not materialized after the state took over collections from county clerks. The Tennessee Department of Revenue argued it was better equipped to crack down on delinquent businesses. But instead of $21 million in new revenue, collections for 2010 were only slightly higher than the prior year.