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Bag tax rakes in $2 million for MontCo

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Revenue double what was projected Montgomery County made almost twice as much as expected in bag tax revenue for 2012 -- raking in about $2.1 million through November. In the first 11 months of the tax, which started Jan. 1, about 51.5 million bags were sold, raising about $2.1 million, according to county data. For every 5 cents charged for a bag, 4 cents goes to the county and 1 cent to the...

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