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Sales Tax News - February 23, 2018

Long-Term Sales Tax Increase Vetoed

In Louisiana, consumers face one of the highest combined state and local sales tax rates of 10%+.  This is higher than any other state in the country, a record the Louisiana governor hopes to shake loose by...

Sales Tax News - January 31, 2018

Midland Sees Seventh Straight Month of Positive Sales Tax Collections

The city of Midland, Texas just reported their sixth-straight sales tax collection increase of 20 percent or more.  Collections from last month were just short of reaching a 30...

Sales Tax News - January 8, 2018

City Council Approves Referendum to Raise Sales Tax Rate

Sturgeon Bay City Council in Wisconsin voted to approve a referendum to raise the sales tax within the city by .5 percent.  The referendum would show up on a spring election in April.  The...

Sales Tax News - December 13, 2017

Williamson County, TN

Residents of Williamson County, Tennessee, will get the opportunity to vote on a potential sales tax increase early next year.  The county commission agreed unanimously on Monday to hold a referendum on the tax hike, placing...

Sales Tax News - December 11, 2017

El Segundo to Revisit Sales Tax

Leaders in El Segundo, California are planning to place a local sales tax measure on the April ballot.  They want to tweak the language first before moving forward with the tax.  The three-quarter-cent sales tax is...

Sales Tax News - December 6, 2017

Auburn Sees Sales Tax Decrease While Rest of Cayuga County Sees Increase

Sales tax collections in Auburn, New York has been down, but the rest of Cayuga County has seen a large increase in sales tax collections. Cayuga County saw a 7.7 percent...