WOSU News Archives For: August 27, 2009

A Sales Tax Holiday For School Supplies?

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12:00AM
August 27, 2009

Ohio parents have been spending millions on school supplies and equipment for their children, plus an extra six per cent or so on top of that for state and local sales taxes. A newly-formed taxpayers group is hoping that, before the start of next school year, there will be a three-day sales tax holiday, but Ohio legislators have been cool to the idea for several years.

OSU Officials Warn Of Game-Day Traffic Delays

12:00AM
August
27, 2009

Most buckeye football fans expect long game-day commutes to and from the Horseshoe. But this season, Ohio State officials say local highway construction will cause even longer delays.