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April 2014 Alabama Sales and Use Tax Changes


 Jemison, Alabama, now has a use tax.

The Alabama Department of Revenue has announced two additional local tax rate changes, effective April 1, 2014.

The City of Jemison has imposed a use tax to match the sales tax. The general rate, the rate for admissions to places of entertainment and amusement, and the rate for food sold through vending machines is 4%. Additional rates are listed on the Department of Revenue announcement.

The City of Argo has increased the sales and use tax general rate and the rate for admissions and food sold through vending machines from 3% to 4%. Additional information is available on the Department of Revenue announcement.

Taxes for Jemison and Argo are administered by the Department of Revenue and should be filed through My Alabama Taxes.

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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.