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Lamar Revenue Taxes Show Monthly Gain

Lamar Revenue Taxes Show Monthly Gain

The City of Lamar’s April Sales and Used Tax shows a 3.96% improvement over April 2014 by $9,235.95 with $242,352 collected this past May and $233,116 collected last year.  Other Sales and Use Tax collections improved 1.06% over the same time last year for a gain of $2,784.  Total collections for April 2015 are at […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Turnaround?

Lamar City Sales Tax Turnaround?

  For the second straight month, the Sales Tax Revenue for the City of Lamar has posted a gain.  January 2015 Sales Tax collected in February shows a $20,511 gain of 9.32% and Total Sales and Use Tax posted an increase of 6.69% for a gain of $16,247 on the year.  Total collections were $258,989 […]

City of Lamar December Sales Tax Report

City of Lamar December Sales Tax Report

Total Sales and Use Tax collections for November of this past year show a slight decline of 1.65% for a drop of $4,539 against 2013 earnings.  City Sales Tax for November was up 1.57% for an increase of $3,944, but when coupled with all other tax collections, the decline was noted. Year to Date total […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenue, August Report

Lamar City Sales Tax Revenue, August Report

  Total Sales and Use Tax Collections dropped 0.68% for the month of August, showing a revenue decline of only $1,871.63. Collections for August 2013 were $276,087, compared to $274,215 for the current period. City Sales Tax collected for August was $2.48.242 for a drop of 1.12% compared to 2013. Use Tax Collections were up […]

Lamar City Sales Tax--Down Monthly, Up Yearly

Lamar City Sales Tax–Down Monthly, Up Yearly

City of Lamar Sales Tax Revenue dropped slightly for April sales collected this past May, according to the City Clerk’s Office.  There was a 3.93% difference, or $10,500.53 between revenues for 2013 compared to 2012.  Current Total sales and Use Tax collections are at $256,961.36 compared to $267,461.89 in 2012.  Year to Date tax revenues […]

City Posts Monthly Sales Tax Gain

City Posts Monthly Sales Tax Gain

Sales tax collections for April, 2012 indicated another straight month in the plus column for the City of Lamar. City Sales Tax collected for April was up 3.17 and Total Sales and Use Tax Collections were up 8.42% over last year for a gain of $20,761.91. Year-to-Date tax revenue figures show City Sales Tax up […]

Lamar Sales Tax Revenues Continue to Improve

Lamar Sales Tax Revenues Continue to Improve

Lamar City Sales Tax revenues continue to climb, this month showing a healthy 11.26% gain for Total Sales and Use Tax Collections for this past March.  City Sales Tax increased 6.13% for a $15,854.91 gain, comparing 2011 to 2012 and the combined taxes increased $31,542.36 over the same period.  Year-to-Date collections were up 4.28% for […]

Lamar City Sales Tax Collections are Up

Lamar City Sales Tax Collections are Up

The Sales Tax collections for the City of Lamar are up 3.79% for January and up 4.47% for Total Sales and Use Tax Collections for a gain of $10,588.01 over the same period in 2011.    Year-to-Date City Sales Tax collections are up 3.53% and Total Sales and Use Tax collections are up 2.51% for a […]