SB 1076 Makes numerous changes in laws affecting the City of St. Louis
LR Number:2759S.03I Fiscal Note:2759-03
Committee:Pensions and General Laws
Last Action:03/14/00 - Hearing Scheduled But Not Heard S Pensions & General Journal page:
Laws Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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SB 1076 - This act authorizes the City of St. Louis to: 1)increase its hotel tax by 3% over the 3.75% maximum; 2) impose a parking tax of up to $1.00 in commercial lots and $.50 in parking garages; 3)increase its general sales tax by 0.75%; 4) designate two parks as state parks for maintenance purposes; and 5)increase the historic tax credit to 30%.

This act also designates 10% of the street mileage within St. Louis to be state highways for maintenance purposes and eliminates St. Louis courts as the trial location when other courts in the state are more convenient. The act also phases out the 1% earnings tax, the business profit tax and the 0.5% payroll tax. This act also states that the City of St. Louis may tax businesses conducting activities within its airport.