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Alabama Cherokee County Votes Sales Tax Extension


Many counties and states are considering extending temporary sales taxes in order to fund education and Alabama’s Cherokee County is no exception. In yesterday’s primary elections the public was given the opportunity to vote for or against extending “…a one-cent sales tax for education” for two more years.

According to The Post Online, the “…two-year extension of [the] one-cent sales tax for education passed easily, with nearly 70 percent of the vote.”

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Susan McLain
Avalara Author Susan McLain
Susan McLain began her career as a technical writer in technology industries such as satellite networking and medical devices. Her skills encompass technical and marketing writing, usability engineering, verification and validation testing and protocol writing, requirements development, business analysis, technical illustration/graphic design and marketing. She has owned her own business providing service to small to medium sized business and in other positions, she has been in project management, documentation and marketing. She is currently the content specialist for Avalara helping to “make sales tax less taxing.”