Mathematics
biancaperez1
2021-04-08 03:40:48
The city of Savannah recently increased their sales tax from 7% to 8%. How much more tax will you pay on a $20 purchase?
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Ambernicole23
2021-04-08 09:38:08

7% sales tax on 20$ is $1.40, 8% sales tax on 20 is $1.60,. You will have to pay 20 cents more on a $20 dollar purchase.

redneck
2021-04-08 09:39:23

8% = $1.60 7% = $1.40 $1.60 - $1.40 = $0.20  So, it is a $0.20 increase on a $20 item

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