Tax Data Series

Sales and Use Tax

Sales and Use Tax Collections for January 2013 through June 2013, by Industrial Classification

During the January 1 through June 30, 2013 period, approximately $4.6 billion in state and permissive (local) sales & use tax was collected from 177,106 different sales vendors. The following table summarizes the sales tax data by type of industry classification for the indicated six-month period.

Out of the 30 classification groups, sales tax collections ranged from a high of $552.5 million by general merchandise stores to a low of $5.0 million by the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector. The number of accounts per classification ranged from 24,858 miscellaneous store retailers to 62 holding companies.

Figures shown in this publication are from records of the Ohio Department of Taxation.