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News - March 28, 2014

Palo Alto looks to upgrade utility tax

City to ask voters to 'modernize' tax to account for changes in technology

by Gennady Sheyner

Nearly three decades after Palo Alto established a tax on utilities and phone usage, city officials are preparing to "modernize" this tax to account for the rise of the cell phone and the demise of the landline.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be emailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com.