Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

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Washington, D.C. area colleges, including Georgetown, have come under fire for being exempt from $111 million in local property taxes.

Local Critics Target Leading D.C. Universities Over Nonprofit Status

By Marina Pitofsky August 30, 2016

Universities in Washington, D.C., are exempt from $111 million in local taxes as a result of their nonprofit status, despite recent calls by local leaders to cut tax breaks on large, wealthy universities...

Sales Tax Hits Food Trucks

By Kelly Church October 16, 2012

Food trucks in the D.C. area are now required to charge a 10 percent sales tax in accordance with a new law enacted Oct. 1. The D.C. Council approved the tax in May, requiring vendors that bring in...

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