Pitt Arenas “Round Up”, Increasing Cost Of Beer

The PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE reports on the effect a handy, new 10 percent tax on alcohol will have on local sports fans.

Steelers Beer Can

A 12-ounce beer at a Pens game was $5.25, but since the new county-wide tax kicked in, that beer is now $6.

But wait, that isn’t a 10 percent increase, it’s actually 14%.

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