Bursting the Bubble: Beverage Taxes Hurt More Than Help – Workshop

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Recently, Philadelphia imposed a complicated, non-transparent tax on beverage distributors. Such taxes are discriminatory and depress small business income. Further, despite being favored by supporters of the Nanny State, there is no guarantee of improved obesity rates. The issue has also raised questions about the balance between competing state and municipal taxing authority.  Join a panel of tax experts and legislative leaders to learn how you can protect small businesses in your state.