For Immediate Release
January Sales Tax Up 5.48 Percent
The City of Springfield's January 2012 one-percent sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is up 5.48 percent compared to January 2011. Revenue collected totaled $3,278,410 compared to $3,108,002 in January 2011.
Year-to-date, sales tax revenue for Fiscal Year 2011/2 is 9.57 percent above the previous year. Year-to-date collections total $23,160,792 compared to $21,137,542 last year — a difference of $2,023,250.
For more information, contact: Finance Director Mary Mannix Decker, (417) 864-1625.