A New Way to Make You Pay State Taxes
And some states will also publish your name in an attempt to shame you into paying what you owe.
But several states, Louisiana, New York, California and Massachusetts, go after something most people consider pretty important – your driver’s license.
And more states (maybe yours) are considering doing the same thing, since it’s a great way to get someone’s attention, it’s fast, and it’s far cheaper to the other taxpayers in these states than legal action.
Is this fair? It appears that the answer, at least in terms of tax scofflaws, is a resounding “YES” as far as the states are concerned.
Yet another reason to pay your taxes on time…