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S.C. Supreme Court Invalidates Local Fees, Forcing Hard Look at Ordinances

In Burns v. Greenville County Council, Op. No. 28041 (S.C. Sup. Ct. filed June 30, 2021), the S.C. Supreme Court concluded that two fees imposed by Greenville County were unlawful taxes rather than user fees and, therefore, violate section 6-1-310 of the South Carolina Code.  The Court declared the two fees invalid.  One of the […]