The tax review board heard a challenge tonight from two gentlemen's clubs.
They were hit with bills for back taxes totaling more than $800,000.
They say the city amusement tax is already applied to the clubs' admission fees, and a levy on lap dances amounts to taxing the same thing twice.
The mayor's office says the amusement tax should apply and denies accusations that the tax is a money grab.
A chance of rain by Tuesday morning.
We began this Tuesday with clouds and a few briefly soaking showers. Sun took over here in Philly by 9 a.m., and now it's a beautiful day that feels like fall. The season officially begins, by the way, on Monday, September 22nd. Expect a high today in tme mid 70s, and more beautiful weather for the rest of the work week.
Saturday (75/55): Sun/Clouds
A Bucks County teacher is facing assault and related charges stemming from a sexual relationship with a middle school student, prosecutors announced Tuesday morning.
Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect in connection with the shooting death of a pregnant mother and her baby over the weekend.
Philadelphia police say a man shot and killed his daughter's 31-year-old boyfriend after the boyfriend was caught trying to climb into a window.
Another day, another Atlantic City casino crumbles as Trump Plaza closes its doors early Tuesday. But there's some good news in store for a different A.C. casino.