The Daily Republican (Mitchell, South Dakota) 15 Mar 1952, Sat Page 12
Vomei Charge Fax keflialiiies [•Codiigion WATERTOWN, S. D. (IB — A itizens' committee Saturday began began a study of property and real estate taxation in Codinton County ollowing charges by a women's lub of "inequalities" in tax assessment. assessment. Mrs. Burnham Hinds, president f the Women's Forum, told an udience at a public meeting Fri- ay night that the county had lost 10,000,000 in taxes in the past 25 years, and business firms were not :arrying their share of the tax burden. Mn. Hinds was named permanent permanent chairman of the cl». sens' groap seeking a com* ptete re-evahutkm of eranty real estate. A special committee was appoint. ed to survey methods used by ities like Aberdeen, Huron and Vermillion to revamp their tax schedules. Ted Wrage was named chairman chairman of that group. Appointed to assist him are Mrs. Emma Gilmore. Gilmore. Jack Hoffman, Everett Creaser, and Robert Creighton.