Total sales in the town were up nearly 36%, according to the May report, which reflects actual sales in April.
Japan has raised the sales tax to fund snowballing social security costs to support its fast-ageing population. It was first introduced at 3% in April 1989.
Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka dismissed a proposal by Gov. Charlie Baker to expand the state’s annual two-day sales tax holiday to a two-month event.
Sales tax collections in New York grew by 57.8% in May over the same month a year ago in yet another sign the state’s economy is rebounding.
Stripe on Thursday debuted a new product that it says will make it easier for businesses to calculate and collect sales taxes.
Louisiana senators shelved their effort to renew a temporary state sales tax to roadwork that could create future budget gaps.
Louisiana lawmakers passed a 0.45% sales tax in 2018 to stabilize state finances and pledged the tax hike would be a temporary bridge to balance the budget.
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Little Rock city directors scheduled to vote April 20 on whether to call an election on Mayor Frank Scott Jr proposed 1 percentage sales-tax increase.