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Sam Toia on WLS Radio - Soda Tax is Regressive and Burdernsome; Tax on Hold Until July 12

Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Matt Quinn
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IRA President & CEO Sam Toia joined Bob Sirott and Susanna Homan on WLS 780 AM radio to discuss the pending Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax. Sam outlined the array of issues surrounding the tax, including confusion over refills, ice levels in drinks, and several other administrative problems for retailers. 

Click here to listen to Sam's interview starting at the 5:25 mark. 

The tax is currently on hold until at least July 12 after being blocked by a Cook County judge. 

 

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