Sales Tax update for November 2009
November sales tax collections (based on retail sales in October)
$5,058,312 a decrease of 2.8% compared to November 2007. The collections are in line seasonal sales tax patterns.
- November use tax collections: totaled $622,030. The collections are down 42.3% compared to November 2007. The City is behind budget projections for the month by $352,015 when compared to historical data.
Building permits pulled
- November 2008: residential: 2 permits, 39 remodel permits. In November 2007 there were 54 building permits, and 52 remodel permits pulled.
- Commercial permits pulled: 1 permit, plus 15 remodel permits. In November 2007 there were 6 building permits, and 20 remodel permits.
- Sales Tax Licenses: Net new 44 licenses. In November 2007 there were 77 licenses.
For more in depth financial data, read the City’s monthly Financial Report.