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Utah Sales Tax Rate Changes, April 2013


 New Rate for Park City Utah in April.

The Utah State Tax Commission has announced numerous local sales and use tax rate changes, explained below. All take effect on April 1, 2013.

A new 0.1% botanical, cultural, recreational and zoological organizations or facilities tax will be imposed on the following cities, pursuant to Utah Code §59-12-1402:

  • Gunnison: the new combined sales tax rate will be 6.35%;
  • Mayfield: the new combined sales tax rate will be 6.05%; and
  • Centerfield: the new combined sales tax rate will be 6.05%.

An additional 0.5% resort communities tax will be imposed on Park City, in Summit County. Beginning April 1, the total resort communities tax in Park City will be 1.6% and the new combined sales and use tax rate will be 7.95%. This tax is allowed pursuant to Utah Code §59-12-1402.

Also in Summit County, a 3.5% municipal telecom license tax will be imposed in Kamas. This tax is in addition to other state and local sales and use taxes.(Utah Code §10-1-403).

A 1.0% municipality transient room tax will be added to Ballard, in Uintah County. As of April 1, the total transient room tax in Ballard will be 5.25%. This tax is in addition to other state and local taxes. (Utah Code §59-12-352 – 353).

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Gail Cole
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Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.