RTA calls for steep car rental tax hike

Full story: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Transit Authority called today for a $13-a-car increase in the car rental tax to pay for new commuter trains to link Milwaukee to its southern suburbs and to Racine and ...
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Ron

Thiensville, WI

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Mar 2, 2007
 
That sounds about right, let put it to the few tourists that visit out community, no wonder Milwaukee has such a reputation around the country?
And why do we need a commuter train?????
jcaughman

Orangeburg, SC

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This 'tax the outsider' mentality has a dampening effect on tourism and commerce. I'd travel more to Wisconsin and Illinois if the damned hotel and car rental taxes were not so high. I'm not the golden goose.

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