Analysis: Sales tax funded 9 percent of City of Dekalb budget in 2016
The City of Dekalb's local sales tax brought in $6,511,982 in 2016, according to Illinois State Comptroller revenue data. Dekalb, population 44,054, relied on its local sales tax to contribute 9 percent of total revenue that year.
Dekalb levies a 0 percent sales tax. The average of two suburbs in Dekalb County is 0.87. The high is 1.75 percent; the low is 0 percent.
DeKalb Times analyzed the sales tax collections in two Dekalb County suburbs and found they generated a total of $8,481,707 in tax revenue in 2016. That was the equivalent of 7% spent by local government.
Below is a list of Dekalb County municipalities' local tax revenue.
2016 revenue from sales tax
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