Tag Archive: sales

Apr 18 2013

Business Expo to trumpet opportunity, learning

Longview will host just one all-inclusive business expo this year. The grand business event is slated to take place at the Maude Cobb Convention Center on April 30 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. More than 80 companies are expected to showcase their goods and services. The Chamber of Commerce is inviting business professionals to avail …

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May 15 2012

Sales tax figures drop slightly

Information from the Texas Comptroller indicates that City of Tyler sales tax revenues deposited for the month of May have decreased .76 percent as compared to May  2011, resulting in a 1.84 percent cumulative year-to-date increase.   The reported revenue of $3,282,753.29 is comprised of $2,188,502.19 general sales tax revenue and $1,094,251.10 half-cent sales tax …

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Mar 20 2012

Tax amnesty through June 17

Texas Comptroller Susan Combs has announced the opportunity for businesses to clear up their tax records without any penalty. The state’s Fresh Start tax amnesty period is set for June 12 through August 17, 2012. “The amnesty is a chance for businesses to set their tax records straight and save money by not having to …

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May 18 2011

Comptroller raises revenue estimate

Texas Comptroller Susan Combs increased her state revenue estimate today based on a strengthening economy. “I am raising the general revenue estimate for the next biennium by $1.2 billion,” Combs said. “Maintaining a cautious outlook for the next biennium, my office estimates sales tax, oil production tax and motor vehicle sales tax will bring in …

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