Tag: soda tax

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Soda Tax Is Legal in Pennsylvania

July 23, 2018

Via: FindLaw

Philadelphia legislatures have tighten the screw caps a bit more on those naughty soda drinkers. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld the Philadelphia Beverage Tax (PBT), which adds a 1.5 cent per fluid ounce tax, paid by beverage distributors, on “sugar […]

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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 […]