Posts Tagged: strip club taxes

Deja Vu Showgirls Petitions U.S. Supreme Court

[See Feb 25 update below.] Since 2006, Deja Vu Showgirls (club review /club website) has been fighting with the state of Nevada over the Live Entertainment Tax (LET). Deja Vu has already taken its case to the Nevada Department of Taxation, State District Court for Clark County, the Nevada Supreme Court, and the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of… Read more »

Lap Dancing: Not an Amusement

Philly Says Local Strip Clubs Owe “Amusement Tax” The city of Philadelphia recently attempted to extort hundreds of thousands of dollars from local strip clubs by claiming that for years the clubs have failed to pay the “amusement tax” on lap dances. Attorneys for the clubs argued that lap dances at strip clubs are theater,… Read more »