Local Option Sales Tax Bill introduced in House by Rep. Tommy Thompson

Earlier today Representative Tommy Thompson introduced HB 399, which is the House Version of the Local Option Sales Tax legislation. On February 12th SB 135, which is the companion bill, was introduced in the Senate. The Building Industry Association of Greater Louisville supports the Local Option Sales Tax, which calls for .

We view this additional one cent increase in sales tax as an opportunity to invest in transformational projects, which in turn could propel Louisville to achieve even greater increase in jobs, economic growth, and development opportunity than without the increase.

We urge you to contact your Senator with this message:

Support the Local Option Sales Tax legislation and give the citizens of Louisville local control!

To read the full bill, SB135 click here.

To read the full bill, HB399, click here

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