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Florence County, South Carolina to Renew Capital Projects Tax, May 2014

  • Feb 14, 2014 | Gail Cole

 Florence County, South Carolina, to renew Capital Projects Tax, May 2014.

Florence County, South Carolina has decided to re-impose its 1% Capital Projects Tax. The current Capital Projects Tax expires on April 30. 2014. It will be replaced by the new 1% Capital Projects Tax, which takes effect on May 1, 2014.

Sales of unprepared food are exempt from the Capital Projects Tax.

In addition to the Capital Projects Tax, Florence County also imposes a 1% Local Option Tax.

A list of Department of Revenue “on behalf of the counties, municipalities, school districts, and the Catawba Indian tribal government” is available at the South Carolina Department of Revenue. These charts “do not address the local taxes on sales of accommodations or on sales of prepared meals that are collected directly by the counties or municipalities.”

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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.