City’s tax would benefitCity’s tax would benefit landlords and the wealthy

By Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:
Why did I vote against the city’s revised formula for economic development? Short answer: it doesn’t add up. The formula the City Commission passed last Tuesday would dedicate an anticipated $3 million a year from a half-cent sales tax to property tax relief (35 percent) and infrastructure projects and job creation (65 percent).









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