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3-5-09 Oconee Declining Sales Tax Receipts SPLOST Estimate Probably High

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March 4, 2009

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Oconee Declining Sales Tax Receipts – SPLOST Estimate Probably High

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By Wendell Dawson, Editor, AVOC, Inc

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Oconee Sales Tax Trend is down for the last year or 18 Mos.   The February 09 check is for December 08 Collections.    November 08 was (Jan 08 receipts) was pretty good- early Christmas Shopping?   Does not bode well for next SPLOST Estimate ($ 40 Million in six years)

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OCONEE SPLOST COLLECTIONS TO February 2009

OCONEE 2004 SPLOST COLLECTIONS CHART

Received

FY05

FY06

FY07

FY08

FY09

July

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410,745.92

483,903.26

474,904.34

427,022.76

August

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397,299.12

477,048.60

431,563.33

435,352.60

September

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437,783.94

528,311.41

537,230.20

453,536.14

October

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440,102.29

511,534.64

412,281.19

414,785.19

November

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429,343.40

582,405.21

511,396.30

454,202.62

December

364,034.53

414,208.46

259,740.93

428,879.51

363,236.49

January

320,572.54

414,709.67

386,207.58

388,804.29

395,172.97

February

359,337.88

440,796.29

458,480.53

642,220.33

434,702.73

March

357,430.35

454,117.70

423,196.47

335,091.32

April

343,835.60

406,028.92

427,212.12

427,367.87

May

359,314.89

440,469.97

471,356.40

433,985.77

June

389,303.65

467,241.79

482,396.85

409,310.34

TOTAL

2,500,646.54

5,172,927.51

5,512,848.02

5,442,853.44

2004 SPLOST COLLECTIONS END BY NOVEMBER 2009

                                                  Source:   Oconee Finance Department O.R.RQ

OCONEE COUNTY, GEORGIA LOCAL OPTION SALES TAX (LOST) RECEIPTS SINCE JULY FY 05  

Received

FY05

FY06

FY07

FY08

FY09

July

372,632.18

368,405.18

426,530.75

421,089.08

378,227.71

August

348,274.79

351,985.88

422,921.53

382,209.14

384,985.82

September

337,211.92

391,393.97

466,921.74

476,429.63

400,532.58

October

357,377.55

389,546.19

453,292.58

365,354.48

365,268.46

November

321,085.94

369,684.65

523,604.06

463,116.81

402,356.45

December

325,270.32

366,861.66

230,490.56

380,375.29

325,032.08

January

284,911.83

364,104.28

342,225.18

343,386.97

350,133.17

February

321,530.39

391,451.65

405,846.68

569,126.28

381,445.21


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