Sales tax revenues slow in Columbia

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | 5:27 p.m. CDT; updated 4:05 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Columbia merchants’ taxable sales fell $4 million to $1.9 billion in 2007. Although that is a small drop, its impact ripples across the budgets of Columbia and Boone County.