Local NPR for the Cape, Coast & Islands 90.1 91.1 94.3
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Every weekday morning CAI brings you coverage of local issues, news, and stories that matter. Join us for Morning Edition from 6 a.m. to 9a.m., with Kathryn Eident.

Upset at Split Tax Rate, Some Provincetown Home Owners Threaten to Drop Local Charities

Selectmen in Provincetown recently approved a split tax rate, raising the ire of some second-home owners.

Many people wait until the end of the year to donate to their favorite charities. That way they can support the causes they care about, while also getting a deduction for tax time.

In Provincetown, some residents are threatening to withdraw their support from local charities because of a controversial new property tax that will take effect next year.

WCAI's Morning Edition Co-host Kathryn Eident reports.