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Wyoming Sales Tax Rate Changes, July and October 2013


 Wyoming announces sales and use tax rate changes for July and October 2013.

The Department of Revenue has announced several sales tax rate changes.

July 2013 rate changes:

Effective July 1, 2013, the sales and use tax rate in Washakie County has dropped to 5%, due to the termination of a 1% General Purpose Option Tax. The combined state and local sales, use and lodging rate in Washakie County is now 9%.

October 2013 rate changes:

Effective October 1, 2013, the sales and use tax rate in Crook County will drop to 5%. The new combined state and local sales, use and lodging tax rate will be 7%.

Mandatory Gratuities no longer taxable:

Effective July 1, 2013, Wyoming no longer considers mandatory gratuities to be part of the sales price of a meal. Indeed no gratuity, either mandatory or voluntary, is now subject to sales tax.

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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.