Other counties posting declines were Churchill, Elko, Humboldt, Lander, Lincoln, Lyon, Pershing and White Pine. Most of those are rural counties in Nevada's mining regions, where the purchase of mammoth equipment often skews results in the monthly sales tax report.Statewide, sales at bars and restaurants rose 5.4 percent in December, and accommodations saw a 38.2 percent increase. Both of those categories are key indicators on the health of Nevada's vital tourism industry.
Taxable Sales In Nevada Up 3 Percent In December
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