David LaRosa, tax collector for Harrison County, said paying a tax bill with a credit card is a luxury in a way.
And people have other options -- a check or cash.
But if they use plastic, he
said, it will cost a small but necessary fee.
said it had not been an issue as long as banks were doing well and making money.
It became an issue with the collapse, he
Its just a sign of the times.
The county doesnt keep the extra money, he
said it dropped in Harrison County
began charging the convenience fee a couple of years ago.