New Computer System Could Recoup Lost Tax Revenue

SNOW HILL – A new computer tax system could recoup another $165,000 in tax revenue for Worcester County over four years by identifying improperly filed tax credits. “The comptroller’s office is hopeful there’ll be a substantial increase in revenues mostly from income tax,” Kathy Whited, Worcester County budget officer, informed the County Commissioners Tuesday.The new state-mandated… Read more »

High Court Orders Case Be Re-Opened

BERLIN – A lawsuit between an Ocean Pines marina and a contractor who built its allegedly defective boat slips was re-opened in Worcester County Circuit Court this week after the state’s Court of Special Appeals last week overturned the lower court’s ruling to dismiss the case in favor of the defendants.In August 2006, the Pines… Read more »