Tax Data Series

Sales and Use Tax

Sales and Use Tax Collections for July 2006 through December 2006, by Industrial Classification

For the July 1 through December 31, 2006 period, approximately $4.1 billion in state and permissive (local) sales & use tax from 184,218 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 19 classification groups, sales tax collections ranged from a high of $577.0 million by general merchandise stores to a low of $720,404 by holding companies. The number of accounts per classification ranged from 33,862 miscellaneous store retailers to 66 holding companies.

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