Tag Archive: sales tax

Jun 15 2011

Sales tax figures up

Information from the Texas Comptroller indicates that City of Tyler sales tax revenues deposited for the month of June have increased 6.46 percent as compared to May 2011, resulting in a 3.47 percent cumulative year-to-date increase. The reported revenue of $2,634,914.84 is comprised of $ 1,756,609.88 general sales tax revenue and $878,304.94 half-cent sales tax …

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Mar 17 2011

Municipal sales taxes remain steady

The state comptroller reports that Tyler’s sales tax revenues deposited so far for March have jumped 1.38% over those of precisely a year ago. Over this period the cumulative increase is 3.43%.  The reported amount of $2,525,125.45 is made up of $1,683,416.97 in general sales tax revenue and $841,708.48 in half-cent sales tax revenues.  Because …

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Feb 17 2011

Combs to distribute $654M

Comptroller Susan Combs announced today the state’s sales tax revenue in January was $1.83 billion, an increase of 10.4 percent compared to January 2010. “Sales tax revenues have now improved for the last ten months, reflecting increased activity in almost all major economic sectors,” Combs said.  “The strongest growth was from sectors fueled by business …

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