Judy F. Moon, Carbon County Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans' Court, has released a statistical report for activity in that office in 2011. It is as follows:
Acting as an agent for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Revenue, for the collection of Inheritance Taxes, the register received 489 payments totalling $4,250,783.08. The county's commission on this amount was $38,998.74, which was transferred to the Carbon County General Fund. Other fees collected last year, including state taxes, J.C.P. fees and Automation charges, amounted to $87,757.89.