Maine may tax magishes

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Postby Steve Hook » 05/01/10 12:19 PM

Lawmakers in Maine are going after children's entertainment to make a little extra money for the state.

A bill proposing a 5% state tax on a slew of things, including comedians, clowns, jugglers, ventriloquists, petting zoos, paintball and even haunted hay rides will be voted on this summer and would go into effect in January 2011.
- CNN

Read it HERE

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Postby Dustin Stinett » 05/01/10 09:06 PM

Providers of any personal services that do not have the organization and funding to hire professional lobbyists to work the system for them are very easy targets for legislators.
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