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Puerto Rico's governor has signed into law a bill increasing the U.S. territory's sales tax from 7 percent to 11.5 percent. It is scheduled to go into effect July 1. The law signed by Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla on Friday night also calls for a new 4...
Story | May 25, 2015 | 5:20 PM
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Puerto Rico's Senate approved a bill, with amendments, that increases the cash-strapped island's sales tax, potentially raising revenue that will help balance the fiscal 2016 budget. The Senate passed the measure...
Story | May 22, 2015
Legislation that would increase Puerto Rico's sales tax from 7 percent to 11.5 percent squeaked by late Thursday with the minimum amount of votes needed in the U.S. territory's House of Representatives. The measure also would create a new 4 percent tax...