Correction to This Graphic
This graphic misstated Virginia's sales tax. It is 5 percent, not 5.75 percent.
Tax Hikes in the District
SOURCE: | The Washington Post - August 1, 2009
D.C. Council Approves Tax Hikes, Spending Cuts Article | District residents could soon face higher sales, gas and cigarette taxes after the D.C. Council approved a revised fiscal 2010 budget that might force Mayor Adrian M. Fenty to abandon earlier promises to not raise taxes and avoid cuts in public education.