What does the Penny Power Tax Mean to Gillette Wyoming?
From 2007 through 2017, the total 1% Optional Sales tax that the City of Gillette (Government) received was $221,442,000. Check out the pie chart below to see how those funds were split up by the City. You can also find it on the City’s website on the 1% Project Information page, http://bit.ly/2nnm4ad.
Campbell County Local Government utilizes the 1% sales tax for youth and senior citizen programs, county roads, emergency, and safety equipment, and social service agencies.
The Town of Wright Wyoming uses its share of the 1% sales tax for capital construction, infrastructure, and operations.