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Old October 30th, 2007, 10:23 AM
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Just a heads up,don't know if subject has any prior posts.
Did you know that if you purchase anything before reaching the 12 mile limt you are charged a sales tax for the Tampa Port Auth.
It's shown as TPA tax. Purchased a bottle of wine at first sitting and noticed it. It was also on purchase of a bucket of beer just after boarding. Next thing maybe all the ports of call may want part of the nickel dime pie.
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Old October 30th, 2007, 11:34 AM
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It's the same, no matter which port you leave from. You will get charges whatever the local tax is until you reach that 12 mile point.
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