TITLE

January Upswing

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/6/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32332, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in district tax collections in January 2006 by 14 percent due to very strong property, income and sales tax revenue in Washington, D.C. Total collections were $307.9 million. Sales and use tax revenue increased 40.8 percent and income tax revenue increase 16.1 percent, while gross receipts tax revenue dropped 5.6 percent.
ACCESSION #
20281906

 

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