Lamar City Sales Tax and Total Sales and Use Tax Collections were off for November 2015 with City Sales Tax at -8.72% for a drop of $22,304 compared to last year. Total Sales and Use Tax Collections were also off at -6.89% for a drop of $18,595 for that same period. Total Collections for November 2014 were $270,058 while they were at $251,463 for this past November.
Year to date collections had the carry-thru from the past year to continue to post gains with City Sales Tax at 6.50% for a gain over last year by $195,275 and Total Sales and Use Tax Collections also posted a 5.31% gain for a difference of $174,053. Year to date tax collections for 2015 are $3,451,230 compared to 2014 at $3,277,176.
Here are the 12 Retail Sales Categories for year to date tax collections from 2013—2015:
|Other Retail, Others||1,862,704||1,627,333||1,719,574|
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