For Immediate Release
City's February Sales Tax Check Up 18.55 Percent
The City of Springfield’s February 2011 one percent sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is up 18.55 percent compared to February 2010. Revenue collected totaled $2,943,586 compared to $2,483,085 in February 2010.
Year-to-date, sales tax revenue for Fiscal Year 2011 is 3.43 percent above the previous year. Year-to-date collections total $24,081,129 compared to $23,282,070 in 2010 — a difference of about $800,000.
For more information, contact: Finance Director Mary Mannix Decker, (417) 864-1625.