Sales Tax Collections Continue to Drop in Cloud County

Cloud County Courthouse in Concordia
Cloud County Courthouse in Concordia

Cloud County has reported a decrease in sales tax collections for March, with figures falling by over $15,000 from the previous month, according to a report released by the Cloud County Treasurer's Office.

Cloud County sales tax collections were down 16.2 percent in March from the previous month.

In February of 2024, Cloud County collected $95,471.98.  In March of 2024, the county's collections fell to $79,964.18.

Sales tax collections have decreased year-over-year in five of the last seven months, according to a report provided to KNCK News.  In March 2023, Cloud County collected $83,991.35.

Comparing sales tax collections for the first three months of 2023 with the first three months of 2024, Cloud County is down 1.6 percent this year from the prior year.