Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases a new report, On the Ballot: District Attorney Sales Tax, St. Tammany Parish, April 30, 2022. The report is intended to help St. Tammany voters make an informed decision on whether to approve a new, parishwide 0.14% sales tax proposed by the District Attorney to fund criminal prosecutions in the parish.
BGR’s report analyzes the proposition based on a series of questions that address the efficient and effective use of public resources. The report also explains BGR’s position in support of the tax.
Read a mobile-friendly InBrief summary, the full report, or the media release.