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Sales tax revenue allocations down 4.5 percent from 2019

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By Nixie Sanderson

A total of $765.3 million in monthly sales tax revenue was distributed by Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s office this month. That’s a reported 4.5 percent less than in September 2019. 

The September allocation is based on sales made in July. The statement released from Hegar’s office read “rising COVID-19 rates in July likely suppressed economic activity.”

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