County Sales Tax Numbers Show County Is Ahead Of Last Year

Posted 10 months ago

By Fred Gough

Sales tax

The County sales tax numbers released Friday by County Treasure Clark Miller show a decrease in money collected in June compared to May. However, its still an increase over June of last year.

The county collected 342-thousand, 788-dollars for June, down from 369-thousand, 211-dollars in May, but was still more then June of last year when the county brought in 327-thousand, 379-dollars.

For the year, the county is ahead of where they were last year by over 70-thousand dollars. So far this year, they have brought in over 2-million, 142-thousand dollars. Last year at this time, the number was just over 2-million, 73-thousand dollars.

The numbers released for the month of June reflect sales in the county in April.