The sales tax figures for January, 2012 were published today and Mineola is still showing a terrific increase in sales tax revenues.
The figures show a gain of 18.14% over the same period last year. Sales tax revenue helps our city pay for necessary services without having to raid property tax or other taxes to pay for it.
This is a real sign of economic progress. Below is a display showing this data for Mineola and surrounding areas.
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