Tennessee Lawmakers Near Vote on Taxes and More Taxes

Sigo, Shelly
May 2002
Bond Buyer;5/13/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31385, p5
Trade Publication
Reports the votes of lawmakers on a temporary sales tax increase in Tennessee. Elimination of taxes from food and clothing; Proposal to increase cigarette tax; Basis of taxation rate.


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