[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Pendleton 10-24-1989; amended in its entirety 2-26-2018. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to § 85 of the General Municipal Law, the Town of Pendleton will impose a service charge of $20 on all checks which are rendered for the payment of municipal taxes or other charges that are subsequently returned by a bank for insufficient funds or other reasons. The town or its agents may collect the service charge in the same manner prescribed for the collection of the account for which the check was tendered. The agent or collector may also require future payments to be tendered in cash, certified check or cashier's check.