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Significant Gains for Lamar December Sales Tax Revenue

Significant Gains for Lamar December Sales Tax Revenue

    The January 2018 Revenue Report from the City of Lamar, based on December sales collected in January, shows City Sales Tax collections up 19.74% and Total Sales and Use Tax collections up 25.64%. The difference in the City Sales Tax was a $69,682 gain with 2017 at $352,923 and 2018 at $422,605.  The […]

City Sales Tax Remains Healthy as Year Winds Down

City Sales Tax Remains Healthy as Year Winds Down

    September City Sales Tax collected in October grew 3.77% for a $10,447 increase over the previous year, putting monthly collections for 2016 at $287,753 compared to 2015 at $277,306. Total Sales and Use Tax collections were up 6.21% for a dollar gain of $18,168.  Total collections for September 2016 were $310,968, up from […]

PUMA Details Early Economic Survey, Requests More Responses

PUMA Details Early Economic Survey, Requests More Responses

Prowers County representatives and PCDI Board members received a preliminary overview of the economic study recently conducted by PUMA, Progressive Urban Management Associates, on the last day of their most recent visit, Wednesday, May 25th.  “We’re at the mid-way point of our mission with you,” explained Brad Segal, President of the economic development firm hired […]

Lamar Sales Tax Takes Dip and Rise

Lamar Sales Tax Takes Dip and Rise

Sales and Use Tax collections for the City of Lamar for February, collected in March, showed a slight drop with City Sales Tax down for the month at 1.2% for a drop of $2,877. Total Sales and Use Tax collections were also off by 2.46% for a loss of $6,623 for the same period.  Monthly […]