September 08, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

September Sales Tax Down 1.35 Percent

The City of Springfield’s September 2010 one percent sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is down 1.35 percent compared to September 2009. Revenue collected totaled $3,918,371 compared to $3,971,997 in September 2009.

Year-to-date, sales tax revenue for Fiscal Year 2011 is 2.84 percent above the previous year.

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

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Department of Finance

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