Why pass this Amendment now?

Calculate Your TaxSales taxes are already too high, exceeding a dime on the dollar in some areas of Missouri. With about two-thirds of Missouri’s population living within 30 miles of state boundaries, politicians seeking to keep Missouri competitive are looking to expand the sales tax base to cover services instead of further boosting the tax rate. Supporting the amendment sends a strong message to politicians and bureaucrats to stop wasting taxpayer dollars and stop looking for new ways to raise our taxes.

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