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District 3, Raymond Tauriainen: Approach taxes by looking for savings owners. 4. How do you feel about the prepared food sales tax exemption? I am in favor of the seasonal non prepared food sales tax exemption. 5. What's the value of local government? Primarily, to provide necessary community services...
Voices of the Peninsula: Weigh local contribution with local benefits

...sales tax increase was then offset by a winter sales tax holiday established in 2009 that prohibits sales tax on non-prepared food items from September through May. All of these changes to local taxation have profound effects on the ability to...
Sales tax break should be applied on non-prepared foods

Be sure to check your grocery receipts. Non-prepared foods are exempt from Kenai Peninsula Borough sales tax between Sept. 1 and May 31. Some customers say they recently found retailers...
Carey: We've got to get moving; Borough mayor emphasizes resource development

...30.2 million for property taxes and $28.2 for sales -- at a 4.50 mill rate and 3 percent sales tax, with non-prepared foods exempt between Sept. 1 and May 31. For fiscal year 2011 the borough collected $30.3 million in property tax...
Carey looking for places to cut budget: Borough mayor says funds are needed for Homer solid waste transfer site

...including the rescinding of the Non-Prepared Food Sales Tax Holiday." Carey...assembly to consider repealing the non-prepared food tax's nine-month exemption...reasoning behind repealing the non-prepared food tax exemption. That's...
On the ballot: Assembly sends grocery tax exemption repeal to voters

...originally entertained an ordinance to repeal the non-prepared food sales tax seasonal exemption altogether, but members...Knopp, borough assembly president. The seasonal non-prepared food tax exemption has been an issue for the borough this...
Propositions require careful voter consideration

...ask voters whether or not they would like to repeal the seasonal sales tax exemption for non-prepared foods. Currently, all sales on non-prepared foods are exempt from borough sales tax from Sept. 1 through May 31 every year. Although this...
Voters reject ballot propositions

...don't need more," Witalec said. Proposition one, which would have repealed the seasonal sales tax exemption on non-prepared food items, was voted down 5,740 votes to 2,524, according to Tuesday night's unofficial results. Those results...
Mayor tweaks budget pitch: KPC to be funded; bonds on the table for Homer facility

...the topic of the nine month, non-prepared food sales tax exemption be one knew how much money non-prepared food would take out of sales tax...The extra nine months of the non-prepared food sales tax generates some...
Tax increase voted down: Assembly doesn't buy pitch on sales tax change

...least until after the October election, when the voters will decide on a ballot measure to repeal the seasonal non-prepared food sales tax exemption. That measure was proposed as a way to fund schools with the additional sales tax revenue and...


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