Fort Smith sales tax revenue up more than 15% through July report

  Fort Smith’s sales tax revenue had another strong month with revenue 9% higher than this time last year. The city’s share of the Sebastian County sales tax brought $1.79 million to the city’s coffers in July, 9.77% higher than the $1.63 million in July 2020, according the city’s July’s sales tax report. Numbers in July’s report reflect June transactions. In the 2021 budget, the city budgeted $1.63 million, the same amount the sales tax generated in June 2020, so the revenue is up 9.77% from the budget. In the…

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