The Government is reporting strong property tax collection for the first quarter of the fiscal year.
Finance Minister Audley Shaw says inflows from property tax for April to June amounted to J$3.7 billion.
The figure is $400 million higher than the $3.3 billion collected during the corresponding period in 2016/17.
Property tax collection for the last financial year amounted to $7.62 billion .
The collection target for 2017/18 has increased to $9.6 billion