October 15, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

October Sales Tax Revenue Short of Budget

The City of Springfield's October 2012 one-percent general sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is down compared to budget. Budgeted revenue for October was $3,519,000 and the actual receipts were $3,152,954.

Year-to-date, the budget is $13,685,000, and actual receipts are $12,884,335. On a year-to-date basis, that puts the City down $800,665 or 5.85% below budget.

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