Tax Collector


Links To Related Pages:
Tax Collector FAQ
Tax Collector Issues
Tax Collector Revision Notes
Tax Collector TheList


Objects

Tax Collector Computer

(A clone of the "Easy Machine from Fred's PC Hut")
  • Found in Buy Mode > Sort by Function > Electronics > Computers
  • Found in Buy Mode > Sort by Room > Study > Computers

Donation Box

  • Found in Buy Mode > Sort by Function > Electronics > Miscellaneous Electronics


Interactions

Tax Collector Computer

Tax Collector
  • Settings
    • Edit Taxable List
      • Use this interaction to select the households that should pay tax
        • Note: You may select all households in town if you wish
    • Modify Funds
      • Use this interaction to alter the amount of funds held within the Tax Collector Computer if an adjustment needs to be made
    • Set Multiplyer
      • Use this interaction to increase or decrease the default bill percentage that is used to calculate the tax amount
      • Note: This figure needs to be entered in decimal format, for example:-
        • To increase by 50%, enter 1.5 ~ To decrease by 50%, enter 0.5
          To increase by 10%, enter 1.1 ~ To decrease by 10%, enter 0.9
    • Set Name for Object
      • Use this interaction to give the Tax Collector Computer a unique name
    • Show Object Info
      • Use this interaction to display the Tax Information notification - a list of the households chosen to pay tax and how much tax they will pay. The figure at the bottom is the current total of funds held and not a total of the list displayed.
  • Tax
    • Collect Tax From Tax List
      • Use this interaction to collect the tax from the list of households
      • Note 1: This is an animated interaction so sims will need to use the Tax Collector Computer to complete this interaction
      • Note 2: Any household that does not have enough funds to pay, will be listed in the Tax Information notification
    • Pay Active Household's Tax
      • Use this interaction to collect the tax from the active household when they have enough funds to pay if they were unable to pay when the tax was collected automatically
  • Money Transfer
    • Make Withdrawal
      • Use this interaction to withdraw funds from the Tax Collector Computer and add them to the current active household's funds
    • Make a Payment
      • Use this interaction to make a payment from the active household's funds directly to the Tax Collector Computer
    • Transfer Money to Another Household
      • Use this interaction to transfer funds from the Tax Collector Computer to any household within the town
      • Note: This is an animated interaction so sims will need to use the Tax Collector Computer to complete this interaction
    • Transfer Money to Another Object
      • Use this interaction to transfer funds from the Tax Collector Computer to any Donation Box within the town
      • Note: This is an animated interaction so sims will need to use the Tax Collector Computer to complete this interaction


Donation Box

  • Building
    • Save Lot Value
      • Use this interaction, prior to commencing building/buying on the lot, to save the current furnished lot value to the Donation Box
    • Subtract Lot Value Difference from Funds
      • Use this interaction after building/buying to subtract the funds spent during building/buying from the Donation Box
  • Make Donation to: <Name of Donation Box>
    • Use this interaction to make a donation of any amount to the Donation Box
    • Note: This is an animated interaction so sims will need access to the Donation Box to complete this interaction
  • Make Withdrawal
    • Use this interaction to withdraw funds from the Donation Box to the active household's funds
    • Note: This is an animated interaction so sims will need access to the Donation Box to complete this interaction
  • Settings
    • Modify Funds
      • Can be used to alter the amount of funds held within the Donation Box if an adjustment needs to be made
    • Set Donation Mood Value
      • Use this interaction to control how much of a good mood you wish the sim to receive after donating
      • Set to "0" to disable the moodlet altogether.
      • Default: 10
    • Set Name for Object
      • Use this interaction to give the Donation Box a unique name