Caribou Layoffs 

A northern Maine company that develops tax

preparation software is laying off 80 of its 235 employees.

That’s according to Senator Olympia Snowe, who says her staff is

researching services that may be available to the ATX employees in

Caribou who are being permanently laid off.

ATX Forms Inc. is a subsidiary of UCG, a Rockville, Md.-based


Snowe says her office is in touch with the Maine Department of

Labor to see what services are available to the laid-off workers.