Avalara Taxrates > Blog > Sales Tax Rate Changes > Mississippi September 2016 tax rate changes - Avalara

Mississippi tax rate changes, September 2016

  • Aug 17, 2016 | Gail Cole

 Mississippi sales tax rates.

Beginning September 1, 2016, the Houston, Mississippi, will levy a 2% tax on the following:

  • Gross proceeds of restaurants from the sale of prepared foods
  • Gross proceeds from room rentals for hotels and motels located in the city

The 2% tax is in addition to all other taxes. Additional information.

Simplify sales and use tax compliance in all states with tax automation software. Learn more.

photo credit: duncan via photopin cc

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.