Taxpayers voicing their opposition to sales tax increase in Lorain County

Taxpayers voicing their opposition to sales tax increase in Lorain County

LORAIN COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Taxpayers are voicing their opposition to the sales tax increase in Lorain County.

A committee filed petitions on Aug. 8 with nearly 12,000 signatures. To place the repeal on the General Election Ballot in November, 7,782 valid signatures are required.

The Lorain County Commissioners decided to approve a 0.25 percent sales tax increase last December. The sales tax rates went from 6.5 percent to 6.75 percent.

Lorain County Commissioners oppose voters, approve 0.25 sales tax increase

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