Sales Tax Rate Changes


Louisiana State Sales Tax Rate Increase, April 2016

Updated 4.30.2016 It’s official: after much discussion, state legislators have agreed to increase the Louisiana state sales tax rate by one percent (1%) on April 1, 2016. The 1% sales tax rate ...Continued

Louisiana State Sales Tax Increase: How Much, How Long?

It’s decided: the state sales tax rate in Louisiana will increase by at least 1% on April 1, 2016. What is not clear is whether or not it will be further increased and how long a rate increase wil...Continued

South Dakota State Sales Tax Rate to Increase

It wasn’t easy, but lawmakers from both sides of the aisle in South Dakota have approved legislation that raises state taxes in order to provide pay increases to teachers in public schools and sta...Continued

Oklahoma Sales Tax Changes, April 2016

Numerous local sales and use tax changes are set to take effect in Oklahoma on April 1, 2016. City changes Byng, Dougherty and East Duke will all impose a new use tax of 2%. Fort Supply w...Continued

Washington: New Hotel Tax, April 2016

The City of Liberty Lake is located on the eastern edge of Washington State, between Spokane and the Idaho border. Effective April 1, 2016, it will impose a special hotel/motel tax of 1.3% on certain ...Continued

Sales Tax Rate to Rise in Clallam County, Washington

The local sales tax rate in unincorporated Clallam County, Washington, decreased by 0.2% on July 1, 2015. It was hoped the reduction would stimulate the economy in the remote Olympic Peninsula, wh...Continued

Retroactive Rate Change in Arizona

The City Council and Mayor of Florence, Arizona, have passed an ordinance that decreases the rate from 3% to 2% for use tax purchases and use tax inventory. The rate change is retroactive, effecti...Continued

January 2016 Alabama Tax Rate Changes

Updated 2.22.2016 The New Year brings new local sales and use tax and lodgings tax rates to several localities in Alabama. Bayou La Batre The City of Bayou La Batre has announced that the...Continued

Nebraska Sales Tax Rate Changes, April 2016

Local sales tax rate changes have been announced for the state of Nebraska, effective April 1, 2016. Wood River will impose a new local sales and use tax rate of 1.5%. Geneva will increa...Continued

2016 Sales Tax Changes

January 2016 will bring many changes, including many related to sales and use tax. For some of the most notable, check out the lists below. Automate sales tax and make sales and use tax complia...Continued