Midland sales tax collection sets recordMidland sales tax collection sets recordhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=82702013-02-12T08:49:00Z2013-02-12T00:00:00Z

MIDLAND - For the first time in the city’s history, a sales tax collection broke the $4 million barrier.

The City of Midland collected $4,006,408 in revenue from the Comptroller’s office. That was a 15.7 percent or $543,609 increase from February 2012, which at the time was the previous record for a month.

Year-to-date sales tax collections are up by more than 15 percent compared to the same time last year. Fiscal year-to-date sales tax revenue is $16,168,954.

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

Midland Reporter-Telegram
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