Sales tax receipts for June increased somewhat across the state and throughout most of Northwest Arkansas.
Statewide, receipts rose 1 percent to $102.7 million, up from $101.3 million in June 2015.
Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration reported June sales tax receipts Aug. 23.
Washington County saw its receipts rise 2 percent to $4.01 million, from $3.93 million. The county’s tax rate is 1.25 percent.
Benton County’s receipts fell 7 percent to $3.67 million, from $3.93 million. The county has a 1 percent tax rate.
Sebastian County’s was up 6 percent to $2.77 million, from $2.62 million. Tax rate is 1.25 percent.
Crawford County had receipts increase 6 percent to $1.05 million, from $992,879. Its tax rate is 1.75 percent.
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