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Washington D.C. Lowers Sales Tax

 Iowa rate changes, July 2013, due to the expiration of LOST tax.

Washington D.C. voted to decrease its sales tax from 6% to 5.75%, starting October 1, 2013. The sales tax decrease is only one way in which lawmakers are utilizing a 5-year projected budget surplus of $600 million.

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Will Frei
Avalara Author Will Frei
Will Frei covers sales tax news including best practices, legislation and sales tax technology. He is the Social Media Manager at Avalara.