# SOLUTION: I get a 25% discount for working at Aardvark Office Supplies. If a box of paper costs me \$47.25 with 5% sales tax, how much price tag read \$47.25 x 105%= \$45(price before sales

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 Question 237033: I get a 25% discount for working at Aardvark Office Supplies. If a box of paper costs me \$47.25 with 5% sales tax, how much price tag read \$47.25 x 105%= \$45(price before sales tax) I cannot figure out the rest Answer by rfer(12660)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!47.25/1.05=45 45/.75=\$60 25% is not the sale price, it is 75% of original price.