In 2010 the city of Phoenix implemented a 2 percent food tax, which is estimated to generate $50 million annually. Recently some politicians have brought up the possibility of levying a vice tax that would effect tattoo parlors, strip clubs, escort services and ‘head shops? that sell items used to smoke marijuana.
So if tattoos are considered a vice, would having your ‘sin? removed be a virtue?
To Delete veterans: Did you feel more holy when you had your tattoo removed?
Check out more on Phoenix’s proposed ‘sin-tax? here: http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2011/09/14/20110914phoenix-may-weigh-sin-taxes-revenue.html#ixzz1aV86fYvJ