Local rebates continue to rise
Milam County check down 41%
AUSTIN—Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said that state sales tax revenue in June was $2.24 billion, up 3.7 percent compared to June 2013.
Combs sent out $602.5 million in July local sales tax allocations last week to cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts.
That is up 4.2 percent compared to the same time last year. Full Story
More thanks for July 4th big success
A nd the thanks just keep on rollin.’ Last week we thanked the people who worked the 4th of July event.
This week we would like to recognize those who promoted the event for the Chamber. Full Story
JULY TOP BUSINESS—
Elements at Main, 219 North Main, has been named Business of the Month for July by the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce. Chamber officials, and others, gathered at the business on Friday to present the honor to co-owner Wendie Upson. Full Story
Doing business as...
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following: Full Story
Sales tax holiday Aug. 8-10 in Texas businesses
Here’s partial listing of items for consumers
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items priced under $100 during the state’s annual sales tax holiday.
This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 - 10. Full Story