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Boston / Delinquent Tax Payments #254513

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 08, 1977
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(Studio) Protest of taxation as reason for Boston Tea Party noted. Present-day Bostonians apparently don't like taxes either, so city has decided to try embarrassing delinquents in order to get payment.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Boston, Massachusetts) Mayor Kevin White puts problem on public display. [WHITE - notes display in city hall has 2 purposes, to embarrass delinquents and to serve notice that city will aggressively seek to get taxes.] Among those pictured as delinquent in photograph display is Penn Central RR. Eastern Airlines is cited as example of former delinquent which paid. [WOMAN - says all taxes should be collected.] [MAN - doesn't like paying anymore than anyone, but does it on time, and those who don't should be publicized.]
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick

Kilpatrick, Jim;
Mudd, Roger

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