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Oneida County Sales Tax Second Only to NYC

“No end in sight for high local sales tax”
– article published in Utica OD on June 20, 2011

Oneida County will likely remain the state leader is sales tax, at a rate of 8.75 for at least the next 2 years. “On a $2 cup of coffee, it’s an extra 18 cents; on a $20,000 car, it adds $1,750 to the sticker price.”

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New Fees for Utica Events

“Could new law affect future of Utica events?”
– news article posted by YNN on June 2, 2011

“Organizers getting ready to give folks a Taste of Syracuse say they may seriously reconsider the future of its sister event in Utica. That’s because the city’s common council approved legislation that would allow it to collect a percentage of profits from events held on city property, like the Taste of Utica held in Hanna Park.”

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