The Motley Fool Discussion Boards
Politics & Current Events / Political Asylum
|Subject: Houston suburb imposes 'Crash Tax' on drivers||Date: 2/23/2013 7:30 PM|
|Author: intercst||Number: 1861927 of 1947775|
One of Houston's more Tea-Bag savvy precincts, Missouri City, wants to impose up to a $2,000 charge on drivers involved in auto accidents within it's borders.
A Houston suburb plans to tax drivers up to $2,000 for getting into accidents.
Missouri City, Texas, will impose what's being called a "crash tax" on drivers that are at fault in accidents in order to pay for the cost of first responders, KHOU 11 reports. The fine will range from $500 to $2,000 depending on the severity of the crash.
|Copyright 1996-2014 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us|