Concern and skepticism
WCCA, county commissioners discuss issues with new ad valorem tax collection process
July 21, 2021
Senate File 60 and the collection of ad valorem taxes were, again, heavily discussed by the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC) during their July 6 meeting.
A continuation of concerns and frustrations expressed by Carbon County Treasurer Patty Bentsen in May and June, the discussion was primarily led by Jeremiah Reinman, executive director of the Wyoming County Commissioners Association (WCCA). The root of the concerns for the county commissioners and treasurer appears to be the transparency, or lack thereof, from the Wyoming Department of Revenue.
In 2019, following the closure...