Posts Tagged ‘sales tax’
December 10, 2011 by wcobserver
Prairie Grove and Greenland Up, West Fork Down By Jeff Winkler WASHINGTON COUNTY — Like their bigger city counterparts, some towns in south Washington County – such as Greenland and Prairie Grove — saw an increase in property and sales tax revenue this year. Prairie Grove had 10 percent increase in sales tax collection compared to 2010, with a total of $682,000. Not even finished with the year, “it looks likely that the total yearly collections will surpass the previous year-high set in 2008,” according to the city’s recent newsletter.Read More...
August 5, 2011 by wcobserver
Plans are moving forward for a quarter-cent sales tax increase to appear on May’s primary election—but only in Washington County.Read More...