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Sales & Use Tax Receipts

Counties ranked by 2008 receipts

                                            2008 Total
                                           Sales & Use
     County, Seat                         Tax Receipts

1    Pulaski County, Little Rock           $211,932,774
2    Washington County, Fayetteville        $69,165,476
3    Benton County, Bentonville             $51,385,255
4    Sebastian County, Fort Smith           $45,188,488
5    Craighead County, Jonesboro            $32,686,919
6    Faulkner County, Conway                $30,805,641
7    Garland County, Hot Springs            $28,915,175
8    Union County, El Dorado                $24,491,006
9    White County, Searcy                   $20,690,752
10   Saline County, Benton                  $19,560,546
11   Jefferson County, Pine Bluff           $18,305,290
12   Pope County, Russellville              $15,382,862
13   Carroll County, Berryville             $14,639,813
14   Baxter County, Mountain Home           $13,991,715
15   Crawford County, Van Buren             $12,367,804
16   Crittenden County, Marion              $11,135,855
17   Miller County, Texarkana               $10,982,201
18   Mississippi County, Blytheville         $9,581,810
19   Boone County, Harrison                  $9,419,020
20   Lonoke County, Lonoke                   $9,366,474
21   Greene County, Paragould                $8,887,009
22   Cleburne County, Heber Springs          $8,521,413
23   Independence County, Batesville         $8,257,898
24   Hot Spring County, Malvern              $7,907,505
25   Columbia County, Magnolia               $7,494,961
26   Franklin County, Ozark                  $7,060,043
27   Arkansas County, DeWitt                 $6,816,826
28   Conway County, Morrilton                $6,381,645
29   St. Francis County, Forrest City        $5,473,144
30   Ouachita County, Camden                 $5,356,484
31   Hempstead County, Hope                  $5,242,565
32   Van Buren County, Clinton               $5,203,200
33   Clark County, Arkadelphia               $5,088,022
34   Fulton County, Salem                    $4,838,295
35   Johnson County, Clarksville             $4,701,385
36   Polk County, Mena                       $4,415,049
37   Ashley County, Hamburg                  $4,237,071
38   Poinsett County, Harrisburg             $3,898,340
39   Drew County, Monticello                 $3,884,659
40   Logan County, Paris                     $3,755,795
41   Clay County, Piggott                    $3,552,776
42   Jackson County, Newport                 $3,467,456
43   Cross County, Wynne                     $3,303,928
44   Phillips County, Helena                 $3,258,644
45   Lincoln County, Star City               $3,171,451
46   Sharp County, Ash Flat                  $2,867,212
47   Desha County, Arkansas City             $2,759,090
48   Stone County, Mountain View             $2,672,035
49   Yell County, Danville                   $2,438,101
50   Izard County, Melbourne                 $2,393,275
51   Howard County, Nashville                $2,377,456
52   Pike County, Murfreesboro               $2,364,338
53   Grant County, Sheridan                  $2,327,044
54   Marion County, Yellville                $2,220,308
55   Randolph County, Pocahontas             $2,136,638
56   Lawrence County, Walnut Ridge           $2,072,402
57   Sevier County, De Queen                 $1,967,574
58   Monroe County, Clarendon                $1,883,646
59   Madison County, Huntsville              $1,761,408
60   Bradley County, Warren                  $1,634,245
61   Searcy County, Marshall                 $1,530,118
62   Chicot County, Lake Village             $1,516,723
63   Montgomery County, Mount Ida            $1,382,238
64   Little River County, Foreman            $1,306,702
65   Woodruff County, Augusta                $1,225,003
66   Prairie County, Des Arc                 $1,209,083
67   Nevada County, Prescott                 $1,154,884
68   Dallas County, Fordyce                  $1,077,959
69   Lafayette County, Lewisville            $1,004,821
70   Scott County, Waldron                     $922,370
71   Newton County, Jasper                     $879,927
72   Perry County, Perryville                  $810,077
73   Lee County, Marianna                      $798,494
74   Cleveland County, Rison                   $607,978
75   Calhoun County, Hampton                   $460,237
     TOTALS                              $2,403,677,063

                                                                  2008
                                               % Change     County Tax
     County, Seat                               2007-08       Receipts

1    Pulaski County, Little Rock                 -2.61%    $80,056,738
2    Washington County, Fayetteville             -2.64%    $38,811,822
3    Benton County, Bentonville                  -1.46%    $32,760,763
4    Sebastian County, Fort Smith                -2.79%    $31,026,412
5    Craighead County, Jonesboro                  1.48%    $16,962,716
6    Faulkner County, Conway                      4.12%     $7,915,715
7    Garland County, Hot Springs                 -2.31%     $8,253,969
8    Union County, El Dorado                      2.32%    $15,136,047
9    White County, Searcy                         0.22%    $19,158,750
10   Saline County, Benton                       -1.16%         $0 (2)
11   Jefferson County, Pine Bluff                -2.99%    $14,899,488
12   Pope County, Russellville                    0.84%     $9,753,337
13   Carroll County, Berryville                   1.34%     $1,801,118
14   Baxter County, Mountain Home                -5.46%     $6,394,241
15   Crawford County, Van Buren                  -0.12%     $6,955,672
16   Crittenden County, Marion                  -12.14%    $11,285,922
17   Miller County, Texarkana                    49.69%     $7,560,116
18   Mississippi County, Blytheville             -7.94%    $14,181,961
19   Boone County, Harrison                      -8.74%     $6,351,311
20   Lonoke County, Lonoke                        0.04%     $8,039,408
21   Greene County, Paragould                    -1.17%     $7,483,320
22   Cleburne County, Heber Springs               0.70%     $5,898,176
23   Independence County, Batesville              1.00%     $6,307,227
24   Hot Spring County, Malvern                  18.53%     $3,882,184
25   Columbia County, Magnolia                   25.08%     $5,094,850
26   Franklin County, Ozark                       1.74%     $2,858,247
27   Arkansas County, DeWitt                      5.02%     $3,435,012
28   Conway County, Morrilton                     7.96%     $5,766,564
29   St. Francis County, Forrest City             0.45%     $5,660,464
30   Ouachita County, Camden                     -2.23%     $4,244,153
31   Hempstead County, Hope                       7.55%     $5,570,499
32   Van Buren County, Clinton                   10.41%     $7,667,951
33   Clark County, Arkadelphia                    9.12%     $4,420,800
34   Fulton County, Salem                         6.60%     $1,392,673
35   Johnson County, Clarksville                 -7.93%     $2,808,435
36   Polk County, Mena                            2.32%     $4,792,038
37   Ashley County, Hamburg                      -5.33%     $5,060,038
38   Poinset tCounty, Harrisburg                 -1.81%     $2,784,718
39   Drew County, Monticello                     -3.43%     $4,684,227
40   Logan County, Paris                        -22.32%     $2,618,042
41   Clay County, Piggott                        -9.40%       $663,408
42   Jackson County, Newport                    -10.10%     $2,906,578
43   Cross County, Wynne                         -0.49%     $4,120,021
44   Phillips County, Helena                      7.24%     $5,606,746
45   Lincoln County, Star City                   -5.05%       $798,910
46   Sharp County, Ash Flat                      -7.90%     $1,814,873
47   Desha County, Arkansas City                 -8.56%     $2,448,464
48   Stone County, Mountain View                  9.19%     $1,387,179
49   Yell County, Danville                       -7.64%     $1,921,540
50   Izard County, Melbourne                    -12.61%       $489,649
51   Howard County, Nashville                   -12.51%     $4,944,138
52   Pike County, Murfreesboro                  -10.66%     $2,431,395
53   Grant County, Sheridan                      -3.12%     $1,545,461
54   Marion County, Yellville                    -1.95%     $1,426,032
55   Randolph County, Pocahontas                 -0.52%     $2,238,659
56   Lawrence County, Walnut Ridge              -13.50%     $2,313,438
57   Sevier County, De Queen                     -5.47%     $3,693,944
58   Monroe County, Clarendon                   -11.15%             --
59   Madison County, Huntsville                 -10.50%     $2,177,606
60   Bradley County, Warren                      -3.63%     $1,781,852
61   Searcy County, Marshall                     -5.67%       $580,690
62   Chicot County, Lake Village                 -5.73%     $2,124,358
63   Montgomery County, Mount Ida               -15.30%       $630,276
64   Little River County, Foreman               -20.65%     $3,721,557
65   Woodruff County, Augusta                    -4.59%       $717,671
66   Prairie County, Des Arc                     -9.05%       $682,850
67   Nevada County, Prescott                      1.21%       $805,454
68   Dallas County, Fordyce                      -3.23%     $1,568,428
69   Lafayette County, Lewisville                -2.14%     $1,261,175
70   Scott County, Waldron                        7.07%     $1,459,356
71   Newton County, Jasper                        4.70%       $402,542
72   Perry County, Perryville                   -15.32%     $1,304,584
73   Lee County, Marianna                       -11.12%       $696,563
74   Cleveland County, Rison                     -9.01%       $496,839
75   Calhoun County, Hampton                    -29.73%       $967,402
     TOTALS                                      -3.58%   $491,885,037

                                             % Change County Sales Tax
     County, Seat                              2007-08           Rate

1    Pulaski County, Little Rock                  3.23%          1.00%
2    Washington County, Fayetteville              1.08%          1.25%
3    Benton County, Bentonville                   7.36%          1.00%
4    Sebastian County, Fort Smith                10.40%          1.25%
5    Craighead County, Jonesboro                -10.48%      1.00% (1)
6    Faulkner County, Conway                     12.55%          0.50%
7    Garland County, Hot Springs                  6.10%          0.50%
8    Union County, El Dorado                     16.45%          2.00%
9    White County, Searcy                        37.68%          1.50%
10   Saline County, Benton                     -100.00%      0.00% (3)
11   Jefferson County, Pine Bluff                 5.20%          1.50%
12   Pope County, Russellville                   10.81%          1.00%
13   Carroll County, Berryville                  27.75%          0.50%
14   Baxter County, Mountain Home                 4.26%          1.00%
15   Crawford County, Van Buren                  11.36%          1.00%
16   Crittenden County, Marion                    2.35%          1.75%
17   Miller County, Texarkana                    33.92%          1.50%
18   Mississippi County, Blytheville             18.84%          2.00%
19   Boone County, Harrison                       1.70%      1.25% (4)
20   Lonoke County, Lonoke                       38.92%      2.00% (5)
21   Greene County, Paragould                    10.08%          1.50%
22   Cleburne County, Heber Springs               9.44%      1.63% (1a)
23   Independence County, Batesville              6.12%          1.25%
24   Hot Spring County, Malvern                  18.06%      1.50% (2a)
25   Columbia County, Magnolia                   14.41%          1.50%
26   Franklin County, Ozark                      23.39%          1.50%
27   Arkansas County, DeWitt                     15.07%          1.00%
28   Conway County, Morrilton                    19.55%          1.75%
29   St. Francis County, Forrest City             5.66%          2.00%
30   Ouachita County, Camden                     75.35%      2.00% (3a)
31   Hempstead County, Hope                      33.98%      2.75% (4a)
32   Van Buren County, Clinton                   94.83%          2.00%
33   Clark County, Arkadelphia                   46.54%      1.50% (5a)
34   Fulton County, Salem                        13.91%          2.00%
35   Johnson County, Clarksville                 17.08%          1.00%
36   Polk County, Mena                           49.77%      2.00% (6)
37   Ashley County, Hamburg                      11.30%          1.75%
38   Poinsett County, Harrisburg                  9.05%          1.25%
39   Drew County, Monticello                      7.05%          2.00%
40   Logan County, Paris                         34.48%          1.00%
41   Clay County, Piggott                        -1.67%          0.50%
42   Jackson County, Newport                      7.69%          1.50%
43   Cross County, Wynne                         21.35%          2.00%
44   Phillips County, Helena                     47.59%          2.00%
45   Lincoln County, Star City                   10.08%          1.00%
46   Sharp County, Ash Flat                       9.77%          1.00%
47   Desha County, Arkansas City                  9.34%          1.50%
48   Stone County, Mountain View                 11.92%          1.00%
49   Yell County, Danville                       17.74%          1.00%
50   Izard County, Melbourne                    -36.03%      0.50% (7)
51   Howard County, Nashville                    19.91%      2.75% (8)
52   Pike County, Murfreesboro                   15.05%      2.38% (9)
53   Grant County, Sheridan                      10.60%      1.25% (2)
54   Marion County, Yellville                     8.99%          1.00%
55   Randolph County, Pocahontas                 19.29%          1.25%
56   Lawrence County, Walnut Ridge                9.38%          1.50%
57   Sevier County, De Queen                      7.72%          2.38%
58   Monroe County, Clarendon                        --          0.00%
59   Madison County, Huntsville                   3.91%          2.00%
60   Bradley County, Warren                      14.05%     1.50% (10)
61   Searcy County, Marshall                      3.25%          1.00%
62   Chicot County, Lake Village                  1.81%     3.00% (11)
63   Montgomery County, Mount Ida               -10.46%     1.00% (12)
64   Little River County, Foreman                30.25%     2.25% (13)
65   Woodruff County, Augusta                    19.34%          1.00%
66   Prairie County, Des Arc                     13.99%          1.00%
67   Nevada County, Prescott                      2.58%          1.00%
68   Dallas County, Fordyce                       3.49%          2.00%
69   Lafayette County, Lewisville                40.32%     2.25% (14)
70   Scott County, Waldron                       15.29%          1.63%
71   Newton County, Jasper                       21.28%          1.00%
72   Perry County, Perryville                    50.37%     2.50% (15)
73   Lee County, Marianna                         8.19%          1.00%
74   Cleveland County, Rison                     16.85%          1.25%
75   Calhoun County, Hampton                     34.38%          1.50%
     TOTALS                                      10.80%

                                                   2008
                                             Liguor Tax       % Change
     County, Seat                              Receipts        2007-08

1    Pulaski County, Little Rock             $2,208,577          7.74%
2    Washington County, Fayetteville           $925,651         -0.25%
3    Benton County, Bentonville                      --             --
4    Sebastian County, Fort Smith              $428,698         13.21%
5    Craighead County, Jonesboro                     --             --
6    Faulkner County, Conway                         --             --
7    Garland County, Hot Springs               $562,344         -2.87%
8    Union County, El Dorado                    $92,551         20.39%
9    White County, Searcy                            --             --
10   Saline County, Benton                           --             --
11   Jefferson County, Pine Bluff              $274,172         27.25%
12   Pope County, Russellville                       --             --
13   Carroll County, Berryville                 $80,818         -4.87%
14   Baxter County, Mountain Home              $192,727         -6.89%
15   Crawford County, Van Buren                      --             --
16   Crittenden County, Marion                  $44,155         15.79%
17   Miller County, Texarkana                  $437,955          8.40%
18   Mississippi County, Blytheville            $74,222        -28.59%
19   Boone County, Harrison                          --             --
20   Lonoke County, Lonoke                           --             --
21   Greene County, Paragould                  $101,799         19.91%
22   Cleburne County, Heber Springs                  --             --
23   Independence County, Batesville                 --             --
24   Hot Spring County, Malvern                      --             --
25   Columbia County, Magnolia                       --             --
26   Franklin County, Ozark                     $76,887         -9.95%
27   Arkansas County, DeWitt                    $38,920        -29.64%
28   Conway County, Morrilton                  $295,986         14.61%
29   St. Francis County, Forrest City           $61,715         10.43%
30   Ouachita County, Camden                    $71,442          6.47%
31   Hempstead County, Hope                          --             --
32   Van Buren County, Clinton                       --             --
33   Clark County, Arkadelphia                       --             --
34   Fulton County, Salem                            --             --
35   Johnson County, Clarksville                     --             --
36   Polk County, Mena                               --             --
37   Ashley County, Hamburg                          --             --
38   Poinsett County, Harrisburg               $144,060          0.31%
39   Drew County, Monticello                    $31,456          2.24%
40   Logan County, Paris                         $6,514         -4.54%
41   Clay County, Piggott                            --             --
42   Jackson County, Newport                   $117,961          2.70%
43   Cross County, Wynne                        $21,877          1.54%
44   Phillips County, Helena                    $52,158        -19.85%
45   Lincoln County, Star City                       --             --
46   Sharp County, Ash Flat                          --             --
47   Desha County, Arkansas City                $24,561        -17.10%
48   Stone County, Mountain View                     --             --
49   Yell County, Danville                           --             --
50   Izard County, Melbourne                         --             --
51   Howard County, Nashville                        --             --
52   Pike County, Murfreesboro                       --             --
53   Grant County, Sheridan                          --             --
54   Marion County, Yellville                   $43,390        723.50%
55   Randolph County, Pocahontas                     --             --
56   Lawrence County, Walnut Ridge                   --             --
57   Sevier County, De Queen                         --             --
58   Monroe County, Clarendon                   $16,034        -10.98%
59   Madison County, Huntsville                      --             --
60   Bradley County, Warren                          --             --
61   Searcy County, Marshall                         --             --
62   Chicot County, Lake Village                $34,801         11.24%
63   Montgomery County, Mount Ida                    --             --
64   Little River County, Foreman                    --             --
65   Woodruff County, Augusta                   $79,048          3.91%
66   Prairie County, Des Arc                    $13,082         12.81%
67   Nevada County, Prescott                         --             --
68   Dallas County, Fordyce                      $6,869         -8.96%
69   Lafayette County, Lewisville                    --             --
70   Scott County, Waldron                           --             --
71   Newton County, Jasper                           --             --
72   Perry County, Perryville                        --             --
73   Lee County, Marianna                       $15,749         10.55%
74   Cleveland County, Rison                    $12,043         25.70%
75   Calhoun County, Hampton                    $10,172          5.99%
     TOTALS                                  $7,260,131          6.25%

(1) From October to December 2007, Craighead County voters paid an
extra 1 percent sales tax to pay for a dam at Bono Lake (2) Received
$20,275 in local sales tax in 2008 that was delayed from 2007 (3)
Decreased from 0.375 percent as of Aug. 1, 2007 (4) Increased from 1
percent as of Jan. 1, 2007 (5) Increased from 1 percent as of Oct. 1,
2008, and 1 percent will sunset as of Sept. 30, 2009

Source: Arkansas Department of Finance & Administration. The state
sales and use tax rate is 6 percent, except on groceries. The sales
tax rate on groceries was reduced to 3 percent as of July 1, 2007.
County sales taxes are collected by the state and returned to the
county of origin. The liquor excise tax is applied to package store
sales in "wet" counties.

(1a) Decreased from 1.75 percent as of Oct. 1, 2007 (2a) Increased from
1 percent as of Jan. 1, 2009 (3a) Increased from 1 percent as of July
1, 2008 (4a) Increased from 1.75 percent as of Oct. 1, 2008 (5a)
Increased from 1 percent as of Oct. 1, 2007 (6) Increased from 1
percent as of July 1, 2007 (7) Decreased from 1 percent as of Oct. 1,
2007 (8) Increased from 1.75 percent as of May 1, 2007 (9) Increased
from 2 percent as of April 1, 2007 (10) Decreased from 2 percent as of
39630 (11) Increased from 2 percent as of Jan. 1, 2009 (12) Decreased
from 2 percent as of April 1, 2007 (13) Increased from 2 percent as of
39264 (14) Increased from 1 percent as of April 1, 2007 (15) Increased
from 2 percent as of Jan. 1, 2008
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