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Angela Simington <asimington@villageofmatteson.


Feb 29 at 12:12 PM

'Burton Phillips'


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Here is the response from our finance department:

Eat in tax revenue as of 2/12/16 is $360,810.83

From: Burton Phillips []
Sent: Thursday, February 18, 2016 8:27 PM
To: FOIA <>
Subject: Special 1% eat in Tax collected since May 1, 2015

Seeking information on the amount of the Special 1% eat in sales tax that has been collected in
the Village of Matteson since May 1, 2015.

Places for Eating Tax

Tax Overview
The Village of Matteson imposes a 1% tax on the sale of prepared food, which is defined as food
or liquid, including alcoholic beverages that are prepared for immediate consumption at places
for eating. Places for eating is defined as a place where prepared food is sold at retail for
immediate consumption with indoor seating provided, whether the food is consumed on the
premises or not. Refer to Ordinance 4254 for exact definitions.

7.155 TAX IMPOSED. (a) There is hereby levied and imposed upon owners of places for eating a
tax at the . rate of one percent (1%) of gross receipts received for prepared food sold at retail by
the owner on or after May 1, 2015

Best Regards,

Burton Phillips