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Mississippi sales tax rate changes, October 2016

 Mississippi local sales tax rates, October 2016.

Beginning October 1, 2016, all sales of prepared foods by restaurants located in Winona, Mississippi, are subject to an additional special 2% tax.

“Restaurant” is defined as “all places where prepared food and beverages are sold for consumption on the premises,” excluding any restaurant-like facility associated with a hospital, medical clinic, nursing home or school. Additional information.

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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.