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Louisiana Sales Tax Rate Changes, April 2016


 Louisiana

7.15.2016: The combined rates have been updated to reflect the April 1, 2016 1% state sales tax rate increase.

The following local sales tax rate changes take effect in Louisiana on April 1, 2016.

Catahoula Parish

  • The sales and use tax rate within the Town of Jonesville is increasing by 1%. The new combined local rate is 7% and the total rate is 12%.

Lincoln Parish

  • The City of Grambling has a new Economic Development District. The Grambling EDD has a combined local rate of 5.75% and a total rate of 10.75%.

Ouachita Parish

  • The sales tax rate for the Town of Sterlington is increasing by 0.5%, for a new combined local rate of 6.5% and a total rate of 11.5%.

St. Landry Parish

  • The Town of Grand Coteau has a new Economic Development District. The Grand Coteau EDD has a combined local rate of 7.55% and a total rate of 12.55%.

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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.