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Arizona TPT Changes, May 2015

  • Apr 16, 2015 | Gail Cole

 Yuma, Arizona.

Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) will eventually become the single point of licensing, filing and payment of all TPT. Currently, many counties and cities administer their own TPT, making compliance challenging for businesses.

Beginning May 1, 2015, ADOR will commence administration of the 2% hotel/motel tax and the 2% restaurant and bars tax for the City of Yuma. According the ADOR May Transaction Privilege and Other Tax Rate Tables, these are not new taxes. Prior to May 1, 2015, they “were self-collected by the City.”

Additional information about TPT Simplification is available through ADOR.

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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.