During the second quarter of 2012, El Paso County Reported $2,245,142,179 in gross retail sales, a 5.5% increase from the second quarter of 2011 ($2,127,575,874) .  Total sales reported for 2011 stood at approximately $9 Billion, a 7.28% increase over fiscal year 2010 ($8.5 Billion). 

 

 

Retail Industry - State Sales and Use Tax Analysis El Paso MSA,

2Qtr 2013

 

Outlets

Gross Sales

Amount Subject to State Sales

& Use Tax

Motor Vehicles

432

$379,460,147

$63,797,013

Home Furnishings

186

$43,325,456

$35,044,901

Electronics / Appliance

309

$59,080,296

$42,751,065

Building Materials

215

$148,015,025

$119,132,932

Food and Beverage

436

$222,857,262

$60,792,854

Health and Personal

219

$118,766,045

$24,785,937

Gasoline Stations

354

$354,837,250

$57,786,801

Clothing Stores

701

$146,522,654

$121,887,834

Sport / Hobby / Books

367

$45,986,847

$36,065,499

General Merchandise

284

$599,487,900

$329,927,672

Miscellaneous Stores

823

$103,324,008

$44,770,098

Non-store, Other

429

$31,353,385

$16,414,168

TOTAL RETAIL TRADE

4,755

$2,253,116,275

$953,156,774

Source: State Sales and Use Tax Analysis, El Paso MSA --Retail Trade
Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.

Second Quarter 201

Updated: January 2014

 

A detailed distribution of the Sales Tax Rate for the city of El Paso is illustrated in the table below.

 

Sales and Use Taxes for El Paso County

Tax

Rate (%)

State Sales Tax

6.25%

Municipal — City of El Paso

1.00%

County — El Paso County

0.50%

Municipal Transit — Sun City Area Transit Tax

0.50%

Total El Paso Sales and Use Tax

8.25%

Sales Tax Rate for the City of El Paso in the County of El Paso. Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.

Updated: January 2014


 

 

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