Everyone makes mistakes, right?
But the mistake with Erie County's property tax bills, a simple clerical error, has snowballed into confusion for tens of thousands of taxpayers.
Plus, governments don't always have the highest levels of credibility among the people they serve.
What do you think of this year's property tax snafu, and how has it affected you and your budgeting?
Joseph Maciejewski, the county's director of Real Property Tax Services, says he's taking measures to make sure it never happens again.
--- Matt Spina