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Arizona tax rate changes, November 2016

 Arizona November tax rate changes.

Two local tax rate changes take effect in Arizona on November 1, 2016.

Globe. The local transaction privilege tax (TPT) rate for the following business classes in Globe increases from 2% to 2.3%:

  • Advertising
  • Amusement
  • Contracting – prime
  • Contracting – speculative builders
  • Contracting – owner builders
  • Job printing
  • Manufactured builders
  • Timbering and other extraction
  • Publication
  • Hotels
  • Rental, leasing, & licensing for use of TPP
  • Restaurant and bars
  • Retail sales
  • Retail sales food for home consumption
  • MRRA amount
  • Communications
  • Transporting
  • Utilities

Jerome. The transient lodging tax rate increases from 2% to 3%. In addition, the city no longer allows an exemption from the commercial rental tax, resulting in a new 3.5% tax on commercial rental, leasing, and licensing for use. 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.