Sales tax collections in the city of Minden for the month of November are nearly $100,000 lower than the same period in 2017. But, according to City Clerk Michael Fluhr, there is a good reason for the decline.
“That [the decline]doesn’t mean the residents didn’t do any shopping,” Fluhr told the Minden City Council Monday night.
Fluhr said he contacted the Webster Parish sales tax commission about the fall off. “The answer I was given that in 2017, there was substantial audit money coming in for an audit they did for the