Oct 12, 2008

For the fiscal year 2007-2008, Caldwell County’s sales tax and use tax figures increased 6.49 percent, which represents $855,329 more in Caldwell County. Overall, Caldwell County had $14.04 million in sales tax and use tax receipts as compared to $13.18 million in 2006-2007.

In comparison to regional results, Catawba County’s sales and use tax increased 4.56 percent for fiscal year 2007-2008 while Burke County increased .67 percent.