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Sales tax collections up 9.6% in December

Posted Feb. 19, 2020

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Fort Worth’s net sales tax collections in December totaled $18,206,173, up from December 2018 by $1,597,002, or 9.6%.

Year-to-date, sales tax collections are up 4.9%.

The city anticipates collecting $172,769,615 in the general fund by fiscal year end.

Sales tax revenue represents 22.4% of the city’s General Fund budget. This is the second largest revenue source, with property taxes being the largest.

For the Crime Control and Prevention District, sales tax revenue represents the largest revenue source.

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