Polk County Treasurer Tanya K. Fretz released the Sales Tax General and Road Improvement Sales Tax Report for January. The amounts reported in January 2020 reflect collections for the previous month, December 2019.
Both the Sales Tax General and Road Improvement Sales Tax are 1% taxes and generated $142,323.52, or a total of $284,647.04.
The amount for each is $6,784.15 more than for the same period a year earlier, or a total of $13,568.30.
The Road improvement Sales Tax can only be used for roads in the county.