Sales tax

Parish sales tax collections up 6.9%over last year

St. Landry Parish sales tax collections in the first three months of this year continued to outpace the same period in 2018.
Total parish sales tax collections through March were 6.9 percent more than in the the first three months of 2018, according to statistics released by the St. Landry Parish School Board Sales Tax Division.
The parish total through March was $17,298,539, up $1,116,590 from 2018’s tally through March.

Parish sales tax revenues rose 3.3% in year

Total St. Landry Parish sales tax revenue rose 3.3 percent from October 2017 to October 2018, according to statistics released by the St. Landry Parish School Board Sales Tax Division.
Through October, sales tax revenue totaled $58 million. The September sales tax total also reflected a 3.3 percent increase in the first nine months of the year.
The parish sales and use tax total includes collections for the parish government, School Board, solid waste, law enforcement, special tax districts and municipalities. The total does not include state collections.

Parish sales tax collections increase 4%

Total St. Landry Parish sales tax revenues rose 4 percent in August compared to the same month a year ago, according to statistics released by the St. Landry Parish School Board Sales Tax Division.
Parish revenues in August were $46.6 million, up 4 percent from August 2017 revenues.
The parish sales tax total includes collections for the parish government, School Board, solid waste, law enforcement, special tax districts and municipalities. The total does not include state collections.

Eunice sales tax revenue is on the rise

Sales tax collections in Eunice through April are 0.8 percent above those tallied in the same four months in 2017, according to statistics from the St. Landry Parish School Board Sales Tax Division.
Eunice sales tax collections through April totaled $1,835,179, up $15,512 from the same period a year ago.
Total sales tax collections in St. Landry Parish through April were $22,965,498, a 4.8 percent decrease from the $24,127,658 collected in the same four months in 2017.

Eunice sales tax revenues up a bit

Sales tax collections in Eunice eked out a slight increase through November compared to the same period in 2016, according to a report from the St. Landry Parish School Board Sales Tax Division.
Year-to-date sales tax collections at the end of November were $4,855,095 comparedto $4,841,839 —a $14,066 increase.
Total St. Landry Parish sales tax collections through November were $61,124,611, which is a 1.9 percent increase from the $50,993,608 collected in the same period in 2016.

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