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Oklahoma Voters Approve Local Tax Hike

  • Oct 20, 2015 | Gail Cole

 Norman, Oklahoma.

Voters in Norman, Oklahoma, overwhelmingly approved a 0.5% sales tax increase in an October 13, 2015, special election.

Set to take effect January 1, 2016, it will raise revenue for Norman Forward Qualify of Life projects such as a new indoor aquatic facility, a new senior center, and improvements to the library system. The additional tax is set to expire after 15 years.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.