Alexandria, VA Open About 3 years

Councilman Timothy B. Lovain

Do not vote for the 1% increase in the meals tax on Thursday! 11% tax on meals is $4.40 cost to us for a $40.00 meal. Who dreamed up this anti-business tax rate? Fire or recall him! We are already enduring higher tax rates for sewage treatment that the council did not properly fund over at least a decade. Many restaurants are going under and a vote for a ludicrous 1% increase is a vote that does not help. Is the council's intent to [Description has been truncated. The full description might be available when requesting only information about this request.]