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Fursteneau says Tax will Affect only Purchases Already Taxed

In the lead up to last Tuesday’s vote there was a lot of information about what would be exempt from the 1% sales tax, but not that much about what would be taxed.  Dr. Greg Fursteneau, superintendent of Taylorville Schools, says you’ll pay the extra amount on anything you currently pay sales tax on:

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The new sales tax, which takes effect January 1st, will also apply to gasoline purchases.

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