When the City adopted the charter to become home rule, there were three exemptions in the State Statutes that the City did not adopt.
Per Ordinance 4263 the citizens voted and approved the taxation of:
- All food including food for home consumption
- All sales of electricity, coal, wood, gas, fuel oil or coke, including residential usage
- All sales of machinery and machine tools
Click here to link to Title 3 of the City's Municipal Code. Section 3.16.020 - General Provisions references the City's Sales Tax exemptions.