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ESD No. 2 will have sales-tax vote




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July 30, 2014 | 3,101 views | 2 comments

Pending approval in November, voters in the Wilson County Emergency Services District (ESD) No. 2 could have an added 2-percent sales tax. The board of the ESD -- which funds fire and ambulance services to the area in and around Eagle Creek Ranch north of Floresville -- voted at its July 21 meeting to hold a sales-tax election.

President Bill Kenney said following the meeting that the 2 percent would be added to the existing 6.25-percent sales tax. Therefore, goods and services purchased in the ESD’s approximately 26-square-mile area would be taxed at the state maximum rate of 8.25 cents per dollar.

In addition to a public hearing on both the budget and tax rate being held during the board’s September meeting, Kenney said a “town-hall meeting” on the sales-tax proposal will occur.
 

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Thomas Rye  
La Vernia, TX  
August 7, 2014 1:21pm
 
If ESD No. 2 is already getting tax money wouldn't it be wrong for them to be asking for more tax money and wouldn't it be considered double dipping the tax payers. Also its only in the 29 Square miles that they all ready have ... More ›

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
July 30, 2014 2:42pm
 
http://wcesd2tx.us/doc/Resolution_14-02,_Sales_Tax_Election.pdf

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