The Henry County general fund got a big boost heading toward the final two months of the year, with the October release of sales tax revenues. The October receipts for Henry County topped $352,400; which is an increase of nearly 9%. That’s believed-to-be the third highest total ever for October; and biggest sales tax revenue report since 2010.
So far in 2013, sales tax receipts for Henry County are above 3.1 million dollars. But that’s still about $19,500 behind last year’s figures after ten months. Sales tax revenues generally reflect local sales from about 3 months before.