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Mississippi Tax Rate Changes, June 2015

 New local taxes for Como, Mississippi.

Effective June 1, 2015, the City of Como, Mississippi, will levy special taxes on the following:

  • The gross proceeds from hotel/motel room rentals: $1 per night per occupied room.
  • The sale of prepared food: 2%.

The taxes, which are in addition to all other taxes in Como, will generate funds for Como tourism, parks and recreation.

Taxpayers should report the 2% prepared food tax using rate code 92, either online or on Form 72-010. The $1 occupancy tax must be remitted separately, in a separate Occupancy Tax account (must be established by July 20, 2105). Additional information.

Find accurate tax rates for localities in all states with this free sales tax rate map.

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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.