Food Truck Tax in Effect in D.C.

10 percent tax matches that for restaurants

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    The food truck tax took effect at the beginning of October in D.C.

    The D.C. Council passed a 10 percent tax, which is the same tax charged to food at brick-and-mortar restaurants.

    D.C. estimates that the new food truck tax could bring in almost $3.5 million over the next four years.