Texas state and local sales taxes generated $1.81 billion in December, up from December 2009 collections of  $1.65 ­billion.

December was the ninth consecutive month of year-over-year improvements in sales tax revenue, with increases posted in all categories, according to Comptroller Susan Combs.

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