Monthly Sales Tax Report
The State Comptroller’s Office reported a 1.6 percent increase in the City’s sales tax collections for the month of May, which marks the fifth consecutive month of positive sales tax collections for the City. In terms of the City budget, the City collected $51,200 more this month than the same period last year. Overall, monthly sales tax collections are up 2.9 percent and represents a strong, healthy local economy. For more detailed information on how the City uses its sales tax revenue, visit the City’s website at www.cityofmesquite.com.