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Arkansas Local Sales Tax Rate Changes, April 2014

  • Jan 8, 2014 | Gail Cole

 Local rate changes in Arkansas, April 2014.

The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration has announced numerous local sales and use tax rate changes to take effect April 1, 2014.

Arkansas April 2014 city rate changes

  • Brookland in Craighead County will be annexed and will impose a 1% sales and use tax;
  • Keiser in Mississippi County is enacting a 2% sales and use tax;
  • Lepanto in Poinsett County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 2.25%;
  • Benton in Saline County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 2.5%;
  • Barling in Sebastian County is enacting a 1% sales and use tax;
  • Greenwood in Sebastian County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 2%;
  • Cave City in Sharp County is enacting a 1% sales and use tax; and
  • Forrest City in St. Francis County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 1.875%.

Arkansas April 2014 county rate changes

  • Clay County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 1.5%;
  • Independence County is decreasing the sales and use tax rate to 1.75%; and
  • Prairie County is increasing the sales and use tax rate to 1.5%.

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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.