ADVERTISEMENT

Local School Districts Suing Centax



Altoona Area, Spring Cove, Bellwood Antis, Hollidaysburg Area, Penn Cambria, and Claysburg-Kimmel School Districts on Monday filed lawsuits against the City of Altoona and two bonding companies trying to collect almost $400,000 in earned income tax owed by Centax.
 
The city is named because it contracted with Centax in 2007 to collect earned income tax for the city and the districts. The operation was then covered by two bonding firms, Fidelity and Deposit Co. of Owings Mills, Md., and Travelers Casualty and Surety Co. of America, Hartford, Conn.
 
The company went out of business more than a year ago, having been placed in receivership in Allegheny County. Centax no longer exists so the responsibility, according to the lawsuits, falls on the bonding companies.
 
The city of Altoona is not expected to be on the hook for any of the owed money.
 

 

Filed Under :  
Locations : Allegheny CountyAltoonaConnecticutHartfordMaryland
A   A   A
 
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - Sept 22nd-26th 2014
Monday Sept 22nd James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday Sept 23rd David Ickes Wednesday Sept 24th Barry Ickesl Thursday Sept...
Read More
Dial N Deal - September 19th 2014
Concrete Mixer tow-behind, gas-powered, new tires - $992 Exercise Bike - $42 John, Altoona 944-7429 Folding Picnic Table full-size, resin/metal, Lifetime brand, like new, grey, folds for easy storage - $80 Bookcase 3 shelves, slding glass...
Read More
Dial N Deal - September 12th 2014
1981 Chevy Van 30 Coachman Motorhome 24', 350 V8, sleeps 2 - 4 86,000 miles - $1,500 Larry, Altoona 946-0533 Aluminum Roaster XL, heavy, used, vg goodition - $10 Kenmore Microwave medium-sized, 10-12 years old, works great - $10 Osterizer...
Read More