The Department of Revenue is holding the 2023 meeting to review account write-offs as a virtual event.  This year’s review will convene as a Teams meeting. It is nevertheless open to the public.

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2023, starting at 10 a.m.

How: By joining this Microsoft Teams meeting link: Click here to join the meeting, and using this meeting ID: 291 727 792 277  and passcode: sEDeBc.

You can also join on your phone, by calling (267) 404-3440. If you are calling in from outside Philadelphia, you can find your local number for the panel here: Conference Dial-in Numbers ( 

Who: The Accounts Review Panel and any member of the public who wants to participate.

What: The Accounts write-off panel is an annual, public meeting organized by the Department of Revenue. For accounting purposes, the City reviews old debts annually and removes them from financial statements.

Once written off, the debts are no longer considered receivables for accounting purposes. However, they remain in City systems, and efforts to collect the debt continue.

Below is the agenda for the 2023 Accounts Review Panel

Order of business:

  1. General
    • Introduction of Panel Members
    • Election of:
      • Panel Chairman
      • Recording Secretary
  2. Business of the Day
    • Introduction of Recommended Charge-Offs
    • Discussion of Recommendation
    • Call for Action on Recommendation
  3. Adjournment