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Spokane creates $20 vehicle tab tax

Spokane motorists soon will have to dig a bit deeper to license their vehicles.

A divided City Council decided tonight to impose a $20 local tab tax to raise money for street maintenance and repairs. The vote was 4-3.

The tab tax will begin getting added to licensing fees in about six months.

Look for full coverage in Tuesday’s edition of The Spokesman-Review.

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