Depth and taxes

Newman, Bruce
October 1992
Sports Illustrated;10/19/92, Vol. 77 Issue 16, p9
Reports on imposition of a city wage tax on professional athletes. Philadelphia decides to collect 4.3 percent city tax from visiting professionals; Retroactive; Taxes owed by John Elway of the Denver Broncos; Elway has two reasons for not going to Philadelphia; Giants back, Lawrence Taylor soon to hear from city officials; Amount expected to be raised by this tax; Other states and cities following suit; Complaint by the Montreal Expos; A latter-day Boston Tea Party.


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