NY Suspends Driver's Licenses Of 8,900 Tax Delinquents

Law360, New York (March 17, 2014, 2:12 PM EDT) -- The driver's licenses of 8,900 tax delinquents in New York state have been suspended as part of a program to increase revenue from unpaid tax debts, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office announced on Monday.

The crackdown comes under a state law passed last year that targets people who owe more than $10,000 in back taxes. So far, the program has collected $56 million from delinquents, the governor said, a 34 percent increase over projected revenues.

"We are sending a clear message to tax delinquents that they either...
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