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South Dakota Sales Tax Rate Changes, January 2014


 South Dakota: Local sales tax rate changes to take effect January 2014.

Municipal sales tax rates can change twice each year in South Dakota: new rates take effect in January and July. This is a boon for businesses needing to stay on top of sales tax rate changes.

The South Dakota Department of Revenue has recently released sales tax rate information for the new year. Four municipalities will change their city tax rates, effective January 2014.

Sales and use tax rate change

One municipality is increasing its general sales and use tax rate:

  • Wessington: up 1%, to 2%.

New sales and use tax rates

The following three municipalities are imposing a new sales and use tax, all at a rate of 2%:

  • Mellette
  • New Effington
  • Pukwana

When it comes to sales tax rate changes, not all states are as accommodating as South Dakota. How does your business stay on top of sales tax changes? An automated solution makes it simple.

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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.