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‘Taxing the tax’?

Officials reviewing fees county charges people using credit, debit cards

Dusty Renfro

Dusty Renfro

From the Weatherford Democrat, by Judy Sheridan, 11/13/13 –

After purchasing a new car, Precinct 4 Commissioner Dusty Renfro set to work reducing the amount Parker County residents pay the county when they use credit cards for county transactions.

He first broached the subject during budget discussions, when he told the court he went back for his checkbook when an auto registration clerk told him how much extra he would pay for using plastic.

“I turned right around and went home,” he said.

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