Illinois – Tax Revenue from Illinois Adult-Use Cannabis Sales Surpassed $10 Million in January

Tax revenue from Illinois adult-use cannabis sales surpassed $10 million in January, according to a Chicago Tribune report. Illinois collects sales tax, as well as an additional cannabis tax, on adult-use sales, and January sales brought in more than $3.1 million in Continue reading Illinois – Tax Revenue from Illinois Adult-Use Cannabis Sales Surpassed $10 Million in January

Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

LEAD Academy should be getting about $320,000 annually from local sale tax revenue, but it isn’t.   To make sure the money starts coming to the charter school, families and staff from the school spoke to Montgomery County Commission on Tuesday to remind the Continue reading Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

COLORADO – Colorado Springs Sales Tax Revenue Rebounds, But There Is ‘Some Concern’

Consumer spending in the Colorado Springs area rebounded slightly in September from a decline in August, according to the latest sales tax revenue report from the Colorado Springs Finance Department. The city’s sales tax revenue in October, which reflects September Continue reading COLORADO – Colorado Springs Sales Tax Revenue Rebounds, But There Is ‘Some Concern’

WYOMING – Growing Percentage Of City Revenue Coming From Internet Sales Tax

While Sheridan’s sales and use tax revenues have continued to grow this year, those gains are increasingly dependent on internet, rather than local, sales, according to a presentation City Treasurer Karen Burtis delivered this week. The city’s internet sales tax Continue reading WYOMING – Growing Percentage Of City Revenue Coming From Internet Sales Tax

Missouri – Cape County Sales Tax Revenue Flat With Only Slight Increase Over Last Year

Cape Girardeau County Treasurer Roger Hudson says the good news is the county’s sales tax revenue hasn’t decreased from where it was this time last year. The bad news, though, is it hasn’t increased either. In fact, it’s almost exactly Continue reading Missouri – Cape County Sales Tax Revenue Flat With Only Slight Increase Over Last Year

GEORGIA – More Retailers Found Charging Wrong Sandy Springs Sales Tax

Two more major retailers have been found incorrectly charging Atlanta’s higher sales tax rate within Sandy Springs. And the state Department of Revenue is acknowledging that, barring an audit or formal complaint, such incorrectly calculated sales tax money likely goes Continue reading GEORGIA – More Retailers Found Charging Wrong Sandy Springs Sales Tax

WASHINGTON – Clallam looks to work with cities in gaining from sales tax law

Clallam County commissioners are reaching out to Port Angeles, Sequim and Forks city officials to discuss leveraging the benefits of House Bill 1406, which gives governments access to sales tax revenues to address pressing needs for affordable housing. Under HB Continue reading WASHINGTON – Clallam looks to work with cities in gaining from sales tax law

Michigan – House Republicans Push To Shift Sales Tax Revenue From Pump To Roads

Breaking what had been near silence from House Republicans on road funding, a plan unveiled Thursday in an appropriations subcommittee is calling for sales tax paid at the pump to pay for repairs. The proposed plan is included in the Continue reading Michigan – House Republicans Push To Shift Sales Tax Revenue From Pump To Roads

Texas – State’s April Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $2.8 Billion

AUSTIN — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $2.8 billion in April, 3 percent more than in April 2018.  “State sales tax revenue continued to grow, but at a modest pace compared to recent months,” Hegar said. Continue reading Texas – State’s April Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $2.8 Billion