State Sales Tax Collections for Certain Industries Related to Travel & Tourism, Fiscal Year 2016
The Ohio Department of Taxation is required under Section 5 of Am. Sub. S.B. 314, 129 th 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) 2016, and 4 quarters from the proceeding fiscal year.
State sales tax collections totaled approximately $915.7 million in FY 2016 in these categories. State sales tax collections totaled approximately $892.3 million in FY 2015. State collections in the categories listed in this table increased approximately $23.4 million from FY 2015 to FY 2016.
Figures shown in this publication are from records of the Ohio Department of Taxation.