City Council plans to table sales tax


The City issued the following press release early Tuesday morning:

“The City of Natchitoches would like to advise the public, the proposed 1 percent Sales and Use Tax for Economic Development District C will be presented to be tabled at the Natchitoches City Council Meeting Monday, July 8.

The City would like additional time to investigate how the “use” portion of the tax will affect the business owners within the district.  The intention is for the sales and use tax from the overall project to have a positive impact on the businesses and citizens in our community.

The City of Natchitoches appreciates the public’s patience and concern regarding this new tax and how it will affect the community.  For more information, contact (318) 352-2772.”