Why is the Mayor only there part-time?

The city runs on City Commission-Manager type of government.  The Commission enacts the local legislation, adopts budgets, determines policies and appoints the city manager, law director and finance director. The city manager executes the laws and administers the government of the city on the day-to-day basis.

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What if I work in another city? Will my credit change?

No, the credit for tax paid to other cities remains the same. You will still receive credit for one half of the tax correctly paid to the other city, with a maximum of 1%. So, if you work in a city with a tax rate of less than 2%, you will receive credit for one half of what you paid to that city. If the other city has a tax rate of 2% or more, you will receive a credit of 1%. For income earned through June 30, 2017, you will owe the difference up to 2% to Springfield, For income earned July 1, 2017, you will owe the difference up to 2.4% to Springfield.

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