Some Mitchell Residents Receive Vehicle Property Tax Refunds
Residents in Mitchell County who overpaid vehicle property taxes due to a system error will be getting a refund from the county. The tax office in Mitchell County has gone through the first month of eight months worth of bills, finding 389 with bad values out of 1054 bills examined so far. Refunds for the first month totaled $4,344.37. At the beginning of the year the tax office discovered a problem with the vehicle property taxes, attributing the error to their outdated computer system. The tax office has between 8000 and 9600 tax bills still to be reviewed, a process that is expected to take a couple of weeks.