State Sales Tax Allocations

Written by Larry Crippen. Posted in Local News


State Sales Tax Allocations

Published on July 14, 2017 by Larry Crippen

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is sending cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $679.9 million in local sales tax allocations for July, 9 percent more than in July 2016. These allocations are based on sales made in May by businesses that report tax monthly.

Huntsville will receive $599,200 up 10.75% over 2016’s figure of $541,019. Huntsville is also up year-to-date 18.51% over last year. In 2016 the city received $4,532,856 for this time compared to $5,372,137 year-to-date in 32017.

New Waverly also saw a hefty increase of 55.32% this reporting period over 2016 with a check of $43,901 compared to $28,264. Year-to-date New Waverly is up slightly at 2.3%.

Riverside showed a gain of 13.77 percent this period but a half percent decline for the year-to-date number.

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