In this July 9, 2011 photo, pet stylist Amber Tedone trims a Bichon Frise named George at a pet grooming service in South Windsor, Conn. The state of Connecticut now charges a sales tax on the fees ... more 
In this July 9, 2011 photo, pet stylist Amber Tedone trims a Bichon Frise named George at a pet grooming service in South Windsor, Conn. The state of Connecticut now charges a sales tax on the fees that customers pay pet groomers. Many states and municipalities are avoiding showy tax increases in favor of more modest, narrowly crafted increases in fees, fines and sales taxes. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jessica Hill
Sat, Jul 23, 2011 11:57 AM EDT