A Fort Mill overnight trip. A bill. That tax money? It’s history. And strawberries.

It’s checkout time. At the front desk or, ever more likely, in an online statement well ahead of the trip, a bill arrives. Ever wonder where all that tax money goes?

Some of it is history. Some, marked for strawberries.

A relatively new and growing income source in Fort Mill is its accommodations tax. It’s a charge on overnight stays. Plenty of communities have them. The state rules on how Fort Mill can spend its revenue go back to 1990, with amendments and rewrites in 2010 and 2014.

Several new hotels opened the past couple of years in

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