Debt Collection for Counties | Hot 5

March 14, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
BONUS: Look for Hot 5′s Hot Tip on County Days at the Legislature
1. Income Tax Setoff Program
Twelve counties and three county hospitals have received long-overdue revenue from this year’s Income Tax Setoff Program. During the first three months of 2016, more than 1,200 income tax refunds have been intercepted to […]

SIDP Training for Jail Staff | ACCA Hot 5

March 7, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
BONUS: Look for Hot 5′s Hot Tip on the DRIVE Alabama campaign
1. Correctional Officers Use AJTA To Meet SIDP Requirements
In October 2015, the Alabama Jail Training Academy (AJTA) was selected as this year’s required training for law enforcement officers in counties participating in the 2015-16 Safety Incentive Discount Program (SIDP). While […]

DRIVE to the Senate | Hot 5

February 29, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
BONUS: Look for Hot 5′s Hot Tip on Social Media Manners
 
1. DRIVE Alabama Surveys to the Alabama Senate
The DRIVE Alabama campaign has heard from hundreds of Alabamians about the road projects that they would fix first if additional funding were secured, and this valuable citizen input is about to be shared […]

Lodging Taxes from Airbnb | Hot 5

February 22, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
BONUS: Look for Hot 5′s Hot Tip on local legislation
1. Airbnb to Begin Remitting Lodging Taxes for Alabama Hosts
The Alabama Department of Revenue has reached an agreement with Airbnb, the online marketplace for vacation property rentals and other short-term lodging. Properties rented through Airbnb have always been subject to […]