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Arizona Transaction Privilege Tax Rate Changes, October 2014

 Sedona, Coconino County, Arizona.

Several transaction privilege tax rate changes will take effect on October 1, 2014, in Arizona.

Coconino County

The transaction privilege tax rate in Coconino County is decreasing due to the expiration of the 0.125% Coconino County Capital Projects Tax on September 30, 2014.

Beginning October 1, 2014, the total combined transaction privilege tax (TPT) rate for the following transactions in Coconino County will be 6.6%:

  • Amusements
  • Communications
  • Job printing
  • Owner/building contracting
  • Pipelines
  • Prime contracting
  • Private railcar
  • Publishing
  • Rentals of personal property
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Retail
  • Transient lodging (hotel/motel)
  • Transporting
  • Utilities

The following transactions will have a combined TPT rate of 5.6%:

  • Use tax
  • Use tax inventory

Finally, non-metal mining will have a combined rate of 3.75%, and the jet fuel excise tax will be 3.66 cents.

Town of Duncan

Effective October 1, 2014, an additional hotel/motel tax is imposed for the rental, leasing and licensing for use of real property in the Town of Duncan. Ordinance 14-6-12, approved by the mayor and city council, imposes a 3% additional tax upon transient lodging.

City of Winslow

The additional 1% transaction privilege tax in the City of Winslow has been extended for an additional twenty years by special election. It takes effect on January 1, 2016 and is set to expire on or after January 1, 2036, unless reapproved by another special election. Due to this extension, the tax rate for Winslow will continue at 3%.

Additional information is available on the Arizona Department of Revenue website.

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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.