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COM 112 - Oral Communication: Iowa Sales Tax

Resolution 2015-16

Resolved: Iowa sales tax on necessary items are regressive in nature and should be eliminated (including but not limited to sales tax on food, feminine hygiene products, and infant care). 

  • Pro: Iowa should eliminate sales tax on essential items.
  • Con: Iowa should keep their sales tax as it is.


Overview on Sales Tax


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