Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

City of Philadelphia  Sales Tax In June 2016, the City Council passed its five-year budget that included the implementation of Philadelphia Beverage Tax (PBT). Through the PBT initiative, the City charges distributors of sugar sweetened beverages a 1.5-cents per ounce...
Missouri

Missouri

Missouri State Innovation – Sales Tax and Trust Funds While most states currently do not allow for the creation of local community trust funds for children (and would require change in state laws), Missouri has given local authority to establish trusts since...
San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX

San Antonio Sales Tax Referendum In November of 2012, San Antonio voters approved a referendum to increase local sales taxes by 1/8th of a cent to fund Pre-K 4 SA, a voluntary full-day pre- kindergarten program for four-year-olds from low-income families. The sales...
Aspen, CO

Aspen, CO

Aspen Sales Tax Referendum In 1990, Aspen, Colorado voters approved a referendum to increase the sales tax by .45 percent dedicated to “providing affordable housing and day care” within Aspen and Pitkin County. Ordinances extending the .45 percent sales tax were...