July 09, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

July Sales Tax Up Over Sixteen Percent

The City of Springfield’s July 2010 one percent sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is up 16.34 percent compared to July 2009. Revenue collected totaled $3,585,481, compared to $3,081,912 in July 2009. This is the first monthly sales tax check of Fiscal Year 2011, which began July 1.

For more information, contact: Finance Director Mary Mannix Decker, (417) 864-1625.

city of springfield

Department of Finance

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1625 • Fax: 417-864-1880 • springfieldmo.gov