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August 25, 2013 12:00 AM

Editorial: Richland, Columbia should follow Cayce’s lead on hospitality tax

CAYCE OFFICIALS made the right decision Wednesday when they shelved their plans to impose a 2 percent tax on prepared foods in the name of attracting tourists to the city. Columbia and Richland County, which have used their own hospitality tax revenue in unbridled and legally questionable ways, would do well to follow Cayce’s lead and rescind their taxes.

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