Local Economy Picking Up
(Carson City, NV) – Car sales and improved business at bars and restaurants are helping Nevada’s bottom line. The state Department of Taxation says taxable sales in March rose 9.6% from a year ago, to more than $3.6 billion.
Clark County taxable sales also rose more than 9% from March 2010’s numbers. Tax collections for the current fiscal year are running about three million dollars ahead of economic forecasts.