Spend It! In EscondidoWhat Are the Largest Sales Tax Generators?

Escondido has a vibrant mix of businesses, products and services. A diverse business base helps the City through economic downturns, but your purchases generating sale tax revenue are critical to a healthy Escondido economy. The following business categories contribute the major share of sales tax to the general fund:

  • Transportation including gas and auto sales
  • Retail including department stores
  • Construction – wholesale purchases of building supplies
  • Food purchased at restaurants
  • Business to business – the most stable area if it is broad based

Top 25 Sales Tax Producers – City of Escondido

  • Acura
  • Apple Stores
  • APRO
  • ARCO AM/PM Mini Marts
  • Brecht BMW Service Center
  • Escondido Jeep Eagle GMC Truck
  • Escondido Ready Mix Concrete
  • Heller Ford Suzuki
  • Home Depot
  • Honda
  • Jack Powell  
  • J C Penney Company
  • Jack Powell Chrysler Plymouth
  • Lowe's Home Improvement
  • Macy's Department Store
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Mossy Nissan
  • Nordstrom Department Store
  • North County Buick Cadillac GM
  • Pine Tree Lumber
  • Quality Chevrolet
  • Sears Roebuck & Company
  • Shell Service Stations
  • Target Stores
  • Toyota Recondition Center
  • Vons Grocery Company

Source: MuniServices, LLC
1st Quarter 2010 CD Update