sales tax

The Sterling School Board is backing a county sales tax resolution. The vote come in Tuesday night's meeting. Sauk Valley Media reports that gives Whiteside County districts enough support to put a referendum on the November ballot.

If approved, the sales tax would increase to 7.75 percent.

Tax question awaits Boone County voters

Jul 18, 2012
District 100

Boone County voters will decide this fall on a proposed 1% sales tax increase. The Belvidere school board has approved placing the referendum on the ballot.