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Arkansas Tourism Ticker: 2% tourism tax revenue sets a new record in 2023

Arkansas’ 2% tourism tax revenue between January and December was $25.446 million, up 5.8% compared with the $24.049 million in 2022. Revenue in each month of 2023 set a new record, with those gains compared to record numbers in 2022. The 2% revenue was boosted in part by 13.7% and 8% year-over-year gains, respectively, in […]

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Arkansas Tourism Ticker: Job growth continues, 2% tax revenue on record pace

Tourism continues to be good business. Arkansas’ 2% tourism tax revenue between January and August was $17.482 million, up 7.2% compared with the same period of 2022. The sector posted record employment of 133,400 in August, and has remained above 130,000 jobs since April. The 2% revenue in each month of 2023 set a new […]

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