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November 24, 2004



Well, I lost my Safeway receipt, which was around $140, so I missed out on observing the tax. The Whole Foods receipt for 30 items is 117.33, $2.20 of which is tax. It is to a city's benefit to encourage a "grocery" store that has lots of taxable, non-grocery items. But in turn, it does take away from the cross-shopping that should occur in a healthy downtown.


I forgot Mollies, where we got our turkey. Eight items, totally $84.81, no tax!

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