Analysis: Sales tax funded 4 percent of City of St. Charles budget in 2016
St. Charles levies a 1 percent sales tax. The average of six suburbs in Kane County is 0.83. The high is 1.5 percent; the low is 0.5 percent.
DuPage Policy Journal analyzed the sales tax collections in six Kane County suburbs and found they generated a total of $13,067,304 in tax revenue in 2016. That was the equivalent of 4% spent by local government.
Below is a list of Kane County municipalities' local tax revenue.