Sec. 18-68. Appointment of collector of taxes; duties; appointment of assistants; collection of fees.
The city manager, upon recommendation of the director of finance, shall appoint a collector of city taxes, whose duty it shall be to collect all taxes, including license fees, assessments, rents, fines, penalties and other income and revenue of the city which it is not made specially the duty of some other officer to collect. He shall also be the collector of all delinquent taxes due the city. He shall have the right to appoint one or more assistants, to be approved by the city manager, for whose acts and doings he and his sureties shall be responsible.
The collector and his assistants shall collect such fees as are allowed to the collector by virtue of the laws of the state and ordinances of the city, but shall pay such fees into the city treasury along with other collections. (Code 1959, § 12-43)
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