Group wants to bump state sales tax by 1 cent

April 2008
Inside Tucson Business;4/14/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p3
The article reports on the plan of the Transportation and Infrastructure Moving Arizona's Economy (TIME) to increase state sales tax by one cent. TIME hoped to put a ballot measure before voters in November 2008 to ask for a one cent increase to the sales tax to support its highway projects. The coalition insisted that the increase will be of use to various groups, including the Metropolitan Tucson Chamber of Commerce, Greater Phoenix Leadership and Arizona Bankers Association.


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