Collections grew in sectors such as manufacturing and retail. Lubbock's sales tax payment is up from 2012, but economic woes are becoming apparent for Plainview.
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To render is to list the taxable inventory, furniture and fixtures, machinery, and equipment, as well as other property a business owned or managed as of January 1st, 2013.
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs announced Wednesday that state sales tax revenue for February was $2.08 billion, a 3.7 percent increase compared with February 2012.
The district is one of 86 school districts to receive the award, out of 1,032 across the state.
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State sales tax revenue for December hit $2.17 billion, a 9.4 percent increase from the previous December.
“Collections were strong in sectors such as retail trade, manufacturing, oil and natural gas, construction, and telecommunications,” said Comptroller Combs.
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs says that the growth was led by collections from oil and natural gas-related sectors.
State sales tax revenue continues to increase in Texas and Lubbock, according to the Texas Comptroller's Office. The sales tax revenue reports released today indicate that $551 million dollars were distributed to local and county governments, an increase of 11.6 percent compared to September of 2011.