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Arkansas Statewide Sales Tax Rate Change, July 2013


 Arkansas announces state wide rate change, July 2013.

Arkansas has increased its state sales and use tax rate. Effective July 1, 2013, the rate is 6.5%, up from 6%.

The rate of sales tax for food is considerably reduced, at 1.5%. There is no change to this rate.

The reduced rate of sales and use tax for manufacturing utilities is increasing to 3.25%.

The reduced rate of sales and use tax for electricity manufacturing is increasing to 4.75%

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Sales tax rates, rules, and regulations change frequently. Although we hope you'll find this information helpful, this blog is for informational purposes only and does not provide legal or tax advice.
Gail Cole
Avalara Author
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.