By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Cities, Hall at risk of losing local option tax revenue
Court rules arbitration method unconstitutional
Placeholder Image
A recent Georgia Supreme Court ruling leaves Hall County and its cities at risk of losing millions of dollars in local option sales tax after the court said baseball arbitration is unconstitutional. Clint Mueller, legislative director of the Association County Commissioners of Georgia, said the decision about whether counties and cities are eligible to continue collecting LOST was up to Attorney General Sam Olens. "Where do we go from here?" said Amy Henderson, spokeswoman for the Georgia Municipal Association.