County OKs Jail Tax

Watts, Jim
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32314, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports that Chaves County has approved a five-year increase in the gross receipts tax in New Mexico. The increase is intended to meet the rising costs of operating the Chaves County Detention Center. Tax rates will be increased one-eight of 1 percent throughout the county. The tax hike is expected to raise additional 1 million dollars each year.


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