Connecticut – Legislators Scrutinize Gov. Ned Lamont’s Plan For $1 Billion In New Sales Taxes

Lawmakers began their formal scrutiny of Gov. Ned Lamont’s controversial tax package Wednesday, questioning the fairness of a proposed tax on sugary beverages and how adding the sales tax to dozens of goods and services would affect the state’s poorer Continue reading Connecticut – Legislators Scrutinize Gov. Ned Lamont’s Plan For $1 Billion In New Sales Taxes

California – San Francisco Considering a Tax on Sugary Drinks

SALT Report 3127 – Monday, Oct 28th, in a statement on Twitter, San Francisco Supervisor, Scott Wiener announced a “sugary beverage tax to fund nutrition/physical activity/health programs & combat diabetes epidemic.”  Mr. Wiener’s intention, according to the article cited in Continue reading California – San Francisco Considering a Tax on Sugary Drinks