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Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Glenn Hegar

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State Sales and Use Tax Analysis

Brownsville-Harlingen MSA

Industry Outlets 2015
2nd Qtr
Outlets 2014
2nd Qtr
Gross Sales
2015 2nd Qtr
Gross Sales
2014 2nd Qtr
Percent
Change
Use Tax
Purchases
Amount Subject to State
Sales & Use Tax
Natural Resources/Mining 43 49 $4,572,759 $3,080,317 48.5% $81,974 $964,727
Transportation/Utilities 69 70 $43,035,293 $41,856,423 2.8% $55,937 $12,564,681
Construction 340 327 $77,750,208 $79,175,635 -1.8% $886,673 $12,239,409
Manufacturing 361 349 $149,264,785 $153,098,445 -2.5% $5,741,728 $25,620,253
Wholesale Trade 383 404 $161,494,337 $166,822,109 -3.2% $583,979 $28,737,049
Retail:Motor Vehicles 248 246 $192,404,852 $188,825,714 1.9% $381,658 $30,367,071
Retail:Home Furnishings 110 109 $25,270,652 $24,638,703 2.6% $109,327 $23,210,209
Retail:Electronics/Appliance 149 144 $15,567,744 $20,072,926 -22.4% $168,304 $11,527,988
Retail:Building Materials 124 124 $80,055,688 $79,112,450 1.2% $190,170 $58,489,622
Retail:Food and Beverage 270 267 $200,545,163 $207,508,198 -3.4% $81,653 $50,964,102
Retail:Health and Personal 115 111 $54,062,401 $51,266,008 5.5% $132,772 $7,953,738
Retail:Gasoline Stations 159 161 $66,133,993 $74,213,535 -10.9% $47,964 $37,658,683
Retail:Clothing Stores 418 453 $46,352,506 $50,236,788 -7.7% $184,955 $43,821,246
Retail:Sport/Hobby/Books 199 210 $17,466,950 $18,682,958 -6.5% $123,793 $15,084,943
Retail:General Merchandise 343 326 $241,986,165 $232,521,809 4.1% $1,017,528 $152,065,371
Retail:Miscellaneous Stores 601 685 $29,674,794 $29,628,421 0.2% $194,713 $15,462,672
Retail:Nonstore, Other 120 131 $6,500,630 $8,291,964 -21.6% $6,892 $1,826,118
TOTAL RETAIL TRADE 2,856 2,967 $976,021,538 $984,999,474 -0.9% $2,639,729 $448,431,763
Information 130 134 $25,793,274 $23,573,945 9.4% $9,162 $18,891,250
Financial Activities 298 303 $21,723,201 $16,826,017 29.1% $65,871 $11,518,268
Professional/Bus. Svcs. 724 741 $56,425,949 $44,868,193 25.8% $271,015 $18,837,223
Educational and Health 140 144 $12,336,795 $11,440,656 7.8% $1,058,546 $2,100,997
Leisure and Hospitality 1,433 1,396 $166,303,187 $158,086,923 5.2% $1,815,430 $153,686,002
Other Services 626 644 $35,542,348 $33,733,284 5.4% $185,845 $11,669,175
Public Administration 17 17 $4,640,425 $3,768,700 23.1% $2,103 $3,870,870
Nonclassifiable 0 0 * * * * *
Other 87 23 $11,746 $10,323 13.8% $294 $12,040
TOTAL 7,507 7,568 $1,734,915,845 $1,721,340,444 0.8% $13,398,286 $749,143,707

"*" - No data reported, cannot compute or omitted to avoid disclosure.

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