List of Services To Be Taxes Under Governor John Kasich’s Plan

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Gov. John Kasich's tax plan would impose sales taxes on scores of services.

Governor Kasich is out with a long list of services that would be subject to a new 5 percent sales tax.  Here’s the list.

Horse boarding and training
Pet grooming
Intrastate courier service
Marine towing service (incl. tugboats)
Packing and crating
Refuse collection
Insurance services
Investment counseling
Loan broker fees
Property sales agents (real estate or personal)
Real estate management fees (rental agents)
Real estate title abstract services
Service charges of banking institutions
Tickertape reporting (financial reporting)
Transactions by which consumer obtains insurance
Cutting, coloring, styling of hair
Dating services
Debt counseling
Fishing and hunting guide services
Funeral services
Laundry and dry cleaning services, coin-op
Legal services
Mailbox rentals
Tax return preparation
Travel agent services
Accounting & Bookkeeping
Advertising agency fees
Architectural, engineering, and related services
Bail bond fees
Call center
Check & debt collection
Commercial art and graphic design
Credit information, credit bureaus
Interior design and decorating
Legal services
Lobbying and consulting
Magazine subscriptions
Mailroom services
Management consultant services
Packing and crating
Process server fees
Sales of advertising time or space:
Public relations, management consulting
Secretarial and court reporting services
Telemarketing services on contract
Travel agent services
Software – custom programs – programming
Software – modifications to pre-written program
Books – Downloaded
Movies/Digital Video – Downloaded
Music – Downloaded
Other Electronic Goods – Downloaded
Parking lots & garages
Admission to cultural events
Admission to professional sports events
Admission to school and college sports events
Amusement park admission & rides
Billiard parlors
Bowling alleys
Cable TV services
Circuses and fairs — admission and games
Coin operated video games
Pari-mutuel racing events.
Pinball and other mechanical amusements
Rental of films and tapes by theaters
Accounting and bookkeeping
Credit rating svc
Data Mining Services
Land surveying
Public Relations
Sound recording
Stenographic services
Trailer parks – overnight

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