Jan. sales tax revenue up in Bell CountyJan. sales tax revenue up in Bell Countyhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=19862015-01-15T07:05:00Z2015-01-14T00:00:00Z

BELL COUNTY - Sales tax revenue is up across Texas, including Bell County, to start the new year, according to the comptroller’s office.

Comptroller Glen Hegar said tax revenue to be distributed this month now sits at $2.35 billion, up 4.3 percent from last year.

Collectively, Bell County’s cities received $3,966,352. That amount is up from last year by almost 6 percent.

The county itself collected $1,304,199 in sales tax revenue. That is up more than 5 percent from last year.

Bell County Jan. Sales Tax Receipts
City Jan. 2015 Jan. 2014 Change
Killeen $1,600,756 $1,473,514 8.63%
Temple $1,430,286 $1,419,763 0.74%
Belton $349,941 $314,257 11.35%
Harker Heights $499,772 $464,242 7.65%

Read more at the Temple Daily Telegram.

See the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts for more information.

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