Distilled Spirits Council Slams ‘Tampon Tax’ Reform

Kristiane Sherry reports:

"The Distilled Spirits Council has urged California lawmakers to reject a bill that would shift tax paid on tampons and nappies to spirits, warning it would “devastate” restaurants and small businesses.
"Assembly Bill 479 was proposed by Democrat assembly members Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher and Cristina Garcia. The legislation would see nappies, tampons, pads and other essentials made exempt from tax, with the duties levied on spirits instead..."

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