November 07, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Sales Tax Check Up 9.04 Percent

The City of Springfield’s November 2011 one-percent sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is up 9.04 percent compared to November 2010. Revenue collected totaled $2,148,656 compared to $1,970,462 in November 2010.

Year-to-date, sales tax revenue for Fiscal Year 2011 is 8.92 percent above the previous year. Year-to-date collections total $15,935,655 compared to $14,630,859 last year — a difference of $1,304,796.

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