BY STEPHANIE GROVES
DHI Media Staff Writer
LIMA — Allen County Auditor Rhonda Eddy-Stienecker released June’s Sales Tax Budget Report which shows a 0.77-percent increase in revenues following a loss of collections at 1.84 percent in May. The county also saw a 1.25-percent increase in sales tax revenue in April after suffering three consecutive months of losses: 5.25 percent in March, 3.02 percent in February and 7.33 percent in January.
Since the beginning of 2014, the county has collected $7,621,360 in sales tax revenue which is 2.78 percent less than the $7,839,645 in revenues amassed at this time last year.