Tourist Tax Bump

Sigo, Shelly
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/20/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32427, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Orange County Commission has voted to increase the county's tourist development tax by one percentage point as part of a plan to increase tourism and provide some funding toward a new bond-financed arena for the National Basketball Association's Orlando Magic in Florida. According to the report, the vote has been a step in a complicated process to build or renovate close to $1 billion worth of sports facilities and pay for a new performing arts centers.


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