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Offline gordonstrong

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Re: $17.00 an entry??
« Reply #15 on: December 18, 2010, 08:55:03 AM »
A comp in Brooklyn, NY mentioned in the new issue of BYO requires $17.00 per entry.  Isn't that a bit steep??  Thos most I've ever seen is $7.00 per entry.

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$2 = entry fee
$15 = taxes



As an ex-New Yorker, I think it's probably more like:

$2 entry fee
$5 taxes
$5 union shakedown
$5 mob taste

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Re: $17.00 an entry??
« Reply #16 on: December 18, 2010, 09:47:13 AM »
Now you're just splitting hairs.  Items 3 and 4 are sub-categories of item 2.

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