Mayor Bowser Reminds Residents and Businesses of Upcoming Elimination of the District’s Diaper Tax

The diaper tax repeal was made possible by a $4.5 million investment in the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget, along with the support of Councilmember Bonds.

(WASHINGTON, DC) – On Wednesday, September 4, Mayor Muriel Bowser was joined by At-Large Councilmember Anita Bonds at Costco Wholesale to remind residents and businesses of the upcoming elimination of the District’s sales tax on diapers on October 1.

Through the elimination of the tax on diapers and other investments, Mayor Bowser is working to make Washington, DC more affordable for families.