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City of Chicago Checkout Bag Tax is Effective February 1, 2017

To encourage customers to bring their own reusable bags, the City of Chicago is implementing a $.07 tax on each paper and plastic bag provided by stores to carry out purchased items.

For more information and instructions to retailers click here

Our accountant Nancy McLelland wrote a short blog to help us understand this tax. Please take a moment to read this very useful piece of information by following this link http://www.thedancingaccountant.com/?p=449.