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Should the city raise taxes to send money to the district? Which taxes? Welcome to our tax safari

Shhh! Be very quiet. We're trying to get a good look at the realty transfer tax – it's only seen when someone buys or sells property. You can see it just through that brush ...

Welcome to It's Our Money's Wild Tax Safari. Last week, the mayor and City Council proposed several tax hikes, including a new tax on sugary drinks, to raise money for the troubled School District. We decided to take a tour through the jungle of taxes Philadelphians already pay, to see where this tax would fit in.

Join us on our journey ... 

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