asics tax group uses Fenty street August 14, 2015

tax group uses Fenty street An anti tax group is pointing to a plan by Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D) to rally opposition to proposals in at least 15 states for a bag tax similar to the one enacted in the District earlier this year. The Tax Foundation issued a release Wednesday noting Fenty wantsView Full Page…

asics Tax drives plastic shopping ba

Tax drives plastic shopping bags from Ireland In 2002, Ireland passed a tax on plastic bags; customers who want them for their purchases must pay 33 cents per bag at the register. There was an advertising awareness campaign. And then something happened that was bigger than the sum of those parts. Within weeks, plastic bagView Full Page…

asics tax debate seems in the bag

tax debate seems in the bag With Toronto Mayor Rob Ford setting his sights on abolishing the less than two year old five cent plastic bag fee, opponents and proponents are lining up to either help toss it, salvage it or even raise it. “I have never been in favour of it personally but IView Full Page…