Customers may stop more costly services. Kentucky businesses fear effects of tax.

Lexington Herald Leader: Veterinarians in Kentucky would charge the state’s 6 percent sales tax when they spay your dog or cat.

Auto repair shops would add the tax to their bill for fixing your car. Taking a suit or dress to the cleaners? Get ready to pay the sales tax for that care and several others.

State lawmakers this week approved a revenue plan that includes adding the state’s sales tax to 17 services that currently are not taxed. They say more money is needed to meet the state’s needs like education and social services.

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