General 2% Sales and Use Tax Report

Recurring sales and use tax collections for the month of February 2022, as compared to February 2021, reflected an 18.74% increase for the City and Parish combined.  Year-to-date collections reflect an 18.11% increase.     

Historical information relative to sales and use tax collections is presented below.

                                                    RECURRING SALES TAX COLLECTIONS

                                                    For the Five Year Period 2018 - 2022
                                                         2% General Fund Tax



        2018      2019        2020               2021
          2022 
January$ 14,860,712 $ 15,268,349  $  16,190,187
$15,934,495
$18,726,073
February14,211,464   14,752,844    15,180,884
14,737,346
17,499,204
March   17,052,962   17,264,312     15,989,467          19,743,231
April   15,531,496   15,888,383      12,992,512
18,461,102

May   16,505,356   16,545,597     14,798,86718,059,895
June   16,170,067   15,932,751    17,079,04419,830,525
July   15,665,501   15,932,632      16,486,853
18,701,987

August   16,580,061   16,684,480     16,236,15717,846,830
September   15,581,496   16,517,068  17,572,998
20,000,353

October   16,221,623   16,865,696      16,833,29120,058,619
November
   16,006,116 
  16,008,473      16,368,66619,482,025
December     17,728,931        17,751,593      19,010,537      22,666,510        __________
Total
      $192,115,785 
$195,412,178  $194,739,463$225,522,918$36,225,277
Yearly Increase/
Decrease
   -$2,748,880  $3,296,393     -$672,715
$30,783,455

$5,553,436
Percentage-1.41%1.72%-0.34%15.81%
18.11%

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Note 1 - The above report represents a customized presentation of "recurring" sales and use tax collections for use primarily by the management of City-Parish Government for various purposes including revenue forecasting.  Amounts set forth are unaudited.  They may not include certain non-recurring transactions such as those related to tax audits, or year-end audit adjustments, which could distort comparisons.

Note 2 - Since this is a customized report for special purposes as explained in Note 1 above, the monthly and annual totals in the report will generally be different than totals reflected in accounting records.