Tag: Philadelphia

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Philadelphia City Council Approves Changes to Tax Abatement Programs and Imposes Residential Construction Tax

December 24, 2020

Via: National Law Review

On Dec. 10, 2020, the Philadelphia City Council approved three bills that would change the city’s tax abatement programs and impose a new residential construction tax. As of the date of this writing, Bill No. 200366 has been signed into […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Philadelphia passes a soda tax

June 17, 2016

Via: CNN

In a final vote of 13-4, the Philadelphia City Council on Thursday passed a 1.5-cents-per-ounce tax on sugar-added and artificially sweetened soft drinks. That would add 18 cents to the cost of a can of soda, $1.08 for a six-pack […]