Lubbock sales tax receipts sees nearly 10 percent gainLubbock sales tax receipts sees nearly 10 percent gainhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=77052013-04-15T07:02:00Z2013-04-13T00:00:00Z LUBBOCK - The Lubbock city treasury will receive a $4.37 million sales tax distribution from the state, about 9.29 percent more than it received a year ago.

Year-to-date, Lubbock’s sales tax revenues have totaled more than $19.68 million, 9.92 percent more than the $17.90 million received in the first four months of 2012.

Lubbock County’s share of sales tax collections will be more than $1.52 million, 10.2 percent more than in April 2012.

The funds that will be distributed Friday were collected from February business activity and paid to the state last month. Combs said total revenues were $1.98 billion statewide, a 5.5 percent gain from a year ago.

For cities and counties, see the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.

Read more at the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.

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