CENTRAL, LA - Monthly sales tax collections within Central for the month of June 2020 amounted to $535,844.93. This represents an 18.59% increase compared to June 2019 and marks the fourth month in a row of sales tax growth. Residents are continuing to shop local during the pandemic and are supporting our local businesses in the process.
Motor vehicle sales taxes on vehicle purchases for the month of June 2020 were $158,432.90. This represents a 26.47% increase compared to June 2019.
Monthly sales tax totals within Central for the first six months of 2020 are 8.6% higher than the same period in 2019. Motor vehicle sales taxes for the first six months of 2020 are 0.5% higher compared to the same period in 2019.
A complete sales tax report can be found at www.centralgov.com on the Finance page.