Tax Data Series

State Sales & Use Tax Collections for Certain Industries Related to Travel & Tourism, July 1st 2014 through June 30th 2015

The Ohio Department of Taxation is required under Section 5 of Am. Sub. S.B. 314, 129th General Assembly, to calculate and certify the annual change in state sales tax revenue from specified industries related to travel and tourism. Tax Data Series Table S6Q, presented quarterly, assists in this requirement. The following table presents sales tax collections from select industries, for 4 quarters of fiscal year (FY) 2015, and 4 quarters from the preceding fiscal year.

For the 4th quarter of FY 2015, state sales tax collections totaled approximately $232.9 million in these select categories.

State sales tax collections totaled approximately $892.3 million in FY 2015 in these categories. State sales tax collections totaled approximately $816.9 million in FY 2014. State collections in the categories listed in this table increased approximately $75.4 million from FY 2014 to FY 2015.

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