LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — If you were on the fence about whether to buy that new car or some other pricey investment, you may want to do it before this weekend.
Starting July 1, the sales tax rate in Los Angeles County will jump by a half-percent from 8.75 to 9.25 percent under Measure M approved by California voters in Nov. 2016.READ MORE: Man Wanted For Robbery Leads Police On Motorcycle Chase In Whittier Area
The new tax rate applies to the county of Los Angeles, including all cities and unincorporated areas.READ MORE: Dodger Fan Jessica Andrade Struck By Justin Turner Foul Ball In San Francisco
Officials say the county’s Board of Equalization will not implement Measure H, a sales tax for homeless services and prevention, at this time, though the measure may implemented at a later date.MORE NEWS: 101 Freeway In Hollywood Reopened Following Death Investigation
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