The pressure is now off the city officials in Shepherdsville.
To satisfy advisers and those who agreed to lend them money, city officials did what they promised to do.
They raised the occupational tax to 1.5 percent, which means that everyone in the city should be paying and every company must be submitting some funds.
Many of the companies which located to the city were offered abatements of up to 1 percent of the tax for a 10-year period.
Even those companies will now be paying .5 percent.
If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the The Pioneer News, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.
Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.
If you are new to the award winning The Pioneer News and wish to get a subscription or simply gain access to our online content then please enter your ZIP code below and continue to setup your account.