Sales tax collections increase
So far this year, Lincoln Parish sales tax collections are showing increases.
Jerry Moore, sales and use tax administrator, presented the second quarter collections for fiscal year 2011 during the regularly scheduled meeting of the Lincoln Parish Sales and Use Tax Commission last week.
Compared to the second quarter of fiscal year 2010, sales tax collections increased by 2.73 percent in the second quarter of fiscal year 2011. Additionally, year-to-date sales tax collections have increased 3.55 percent.