According to the Texas Comptroller's City Sales and Use Tax Comparison Summary Report, Abilene has received a net payment of $2.91 million, a 13.36 percent increase from the same month last year.
That represents a positive change of 23.01 percent for 2012 compared to 2011 thus far. In only the first three months of the year, Abilene has seen $11.34 million in allocation payments compared to $9.22 million last year.
The sales tax figures represent monthly sales made in January.
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