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Culture will ripple
Designation has doubled sales tax collections in other areas
, staff@fgazette.com
07-03-2014

It didnít take long for benefits available in the DíArbonne Cultural District to start reaping results.
Nancy Love was at Chabaís Clay Flowers on Tuesday, explaining how one-of-a-kind, original works of art purchased within the cultural district were exempt from state and local sales taxes. A customer who had come to the store for something totally unrelated purchased one of the handmade, custom purses designed and manufactured by Chaba Simpsonís mother.

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