Portland, Ore., shares new tax system with its neighbors


After launching a new tax platform, Portland officials said they immediately heard from neighboring agencies who wanted to use it, too.

Cook County, Illinois, moves out of 'stone age' with tax software


The county, which includes Chicago, expanded a new software platform that makes tax collections on a range of goods more efficient.

Connecticut to launch new online tax portal next week


Connecticut's new tax-filing system, to go live next week, will replace a legacy system built in 2002.

Computer error briefly gives 66,700 Louisianans double tax refunds


The duplicate payments totaled $26 million. But officials have fixed the program that controls tax refunds and are now recouping the wayward funds.

Denver's new taxpayer receipt tool shows where the money goes


With the goal of building trust with the public, the city's finance department has launched a new tool that estimates how a user's tax dollars are allocated.