tax change http://wfae.org en Utilities Commission Mulls Rate Dip To Offset Consumer Tax Hike http://wfae.org/post/utilities-commission-mulls-rate-dip-offset-consumer-tax-hike <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A utility sales tax hike in North Carolina is set to take effect in July.&nbsp; That means your bill will go up.&nbsp; But first the utilities commission must decide whether to help offset that increase by decreasing rates.&nbsp; The state’s consumer advocate wants the commission to do that because taxes are going down for Duke Energy.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 20:56:22 +0000 Lisa Miller 42072 at http://wfae.org Utilities Commission Mulls Rate Dip To Offset Consumer Tax Hike