Sales tax revenue down: people spending less

POSTED: 7:40 PM Nov 08 2012
ABILENE, Texas -

Abilene's sales tax revenue was down for the month of November by 7.55 percent below last year, which reflects money spent in September.
 
The city of Abilene said despite the low sales tax number, year-to-date they are still one percent above budget for 2013.

The city of Brownwood's sales tax numbers were down 7.1 percent for the month of November, which is money that's spent in September.