Louisiana – Lafayette Parish Sales Tax Collections Are Up

With more than $520 million in sales in November, year-to-date taxable sales have reached $5.73 billion. Year-to-date sales are up 4.8% from 2018 and up 9.4% from 2017. In 2019, the past nine months had taxable sales over $500 million each month.

Total taxable sales are up 3.9% in the City of Lafayette and 14.4% in unincorporated areas of the parish. Sales are also up in neighboring municipalities— Broussard (1.4%), Carencro (13.5%), Scott (2.3%), and Youngsville (6.5%). Sales in Duson are down 12.1%.

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january 15, 2020