Retailers ask for reconsideration of sales tax free days
Petersburg Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee Chairperson, Savann Guthrie, requested that the Petersburg Borough Assembly reconsider their decision on tax free days Monday evening during the regular meeting.
Guthrie gave the Assembly an alternate date of Oct. 5 for consideration in the future.
“I was quite shocked when there wasn't even a motion made on the ordinance for the sales tax free day,” Guthrie stated. “I believe the Assembly made a mistake in not approving the sales tax free day.”
Guthrie explained that she was there representing the 97 retailers that make up most of the...