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Town sales tax revenue again tops $60,000

Sales tax revenues collected for the Town of La Conner were $62,269 in October, the third straight month above $60,000. Sales tax revenues in 2021 have set records monthly, except for February. Over $521,587 has been collected to date. The town’s 2020 budget projected $328,202, the staff not knowing how tourists would respond to the coronavirus pandemic.

The three months of May-July each had collections above $50,000, another first.

The total collected the first ten months of 2021 is almost 60% above the year’s projected income of $328,202. November’s collections three of the past four years h...


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