alcohol tax http://wkms.org en Ky. Alcohol, Retail Associations Behind Open Records Request on Regulatory Fees http://wkms.org/post/ky-alcohol-retail-associations-behind-open-records-request-regulatory-fees <p>A coalition of grocery and alcohol retail associations are asking an attorney to investigate Kentucky&rsquo;s local taxes related to alcohol sales.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Commonwealth&#39;s&nbsp;cities and counties levy wholesale and retail&nbsp;alcohol-related taxes. Consumers pay a regulatory tax on each alcoholic purchase they make.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 21:55:01 +0000 Austin Ramsey 35227 at http://wkms.org Ky. Alcohol, Retail Associations Behind Open Records Request on Regulatory Fees Princeton Mayor Discusses Alcohol Tax Revenue http://wkms.org/post/princeton-mayor-discusses-alcohol-tax-revenue <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Princeton officials say much of the city’s alcohol tax revenue is going&nbsp;toward administrative costs that have come from what they call the state’s complicated revenue laws. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayor Gale Cherry says since the city legalized alcohol sales last November, the city's eighteen licensed sellers have sold about one-point-three million dollars worth of alcohol.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:27:18 +0000 Austin Ramsey 33507 at http://wkms.org Princeton Mayor Discusses Alcohol Tax Revenue Murray City Council Approves Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/murray-city-council-approves-second-reading-alcohol-ordinance <p>Individuals can start applying for packaged liquor licenses in Murray. City Council members passed the second reading of the alcohol ordinance last night in an 8 to 3 vote. Residents voted in July to move from liquor by the drink sales at restaurants to a fully wet city.&nbsp;The ordinance sets an 8 percent regulatory tax for both restaurants and packaged stores. Hours of operation are 6 AM to midnight, and Sunday sales are prohibited. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 17:21:38 +0000 Angela Hatton 22097 at http://wkms.org Murray City Council Approves Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance