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New Hanover County residents will vote on sales tax

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New Hanover County residents will vote on raising the county sales tax. County commissioners approved a resolution to put a sales tax referendum on the ballot in the spring. Some commissioners say raising the sales tax by a quarter percent, makes more sense than raising property taxes. Commissioners hope an increase will raise about seven million dollars in revenue. The vote will take place in May.

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ON TOP of the 1 percent the state just passed on sales...

Voters vote on tax hike

Since when do voters have decent, they will up taxes regardless.