Businesses’ back taxes irk PB, spark proposal

Council to look at penalties for past-due firms

Posted: December 3, 2012 at 2:14 a.m.

Some Pine Bluff officials are proposing an ordinance to send a strong message to restaurant and hotel owners who aren’t turning over their share of the city’s advertising and promotion sales taxes: Pay up or face a possible fine of $500 per day and revocation of their occupation licenses.

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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 7 on 12/03/2012