The federal tax plan that was passed this week in Washington, D.C., will have no effect on Wilton’s budgeting process. That was the consensus at Tuesday night’s Board of Finance meeting.
“We run this town by a town meeting,” Chairman Jeff Rutishauser said Dec. 19. “The citizens of our town determine how much we spend on services based on recommendations of this board and the Board of Ed and Board of Selectmen. … We run it in a way to try to provide the right level of municipal and educational services for all our citizens.