The Orion

City council proposes sales tax increase

Bird in Hand owner Bob Malowney shares his thoughts on a sales tax increase. Photo credit: Jessie Imhoff

Jessie Imhoff

October 20, 2019

The Chico City Council discussed the possibility of increasing sales tax in Chico in a council meeting Tuesday. If successful, the change would make the sales tax in the city go from 7.25% to 8.25%.A voter survey was taken by EMC Research to decide if voters would approve a tax increase measure. The resul...

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