DRS: SALES TAX CHANGES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2015

SALES TAX CHANGES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2015

 


Recently enacted legislation makes the following sales tax changes effective July 1, 2015:

  • Car wash services are taxable.  Special Notice regarding this change will be issued, including information related to charitable activities.

  • Water company sales taxable. Exemption eliminated.

  • Clothing and footwear remain taxableExemption for clothing and footwear costing less than $50 is NOT restored on July 1, 2015.

  • Motor vehicle parking in all seasonal parking lots and hospital garages taxable but only for non-metered lots with 30 or more parking spaces.

  • Luxury sales tax rate increased to 7.75%.  No change in items that are taxable at the higher rate. 

 

Note that computer and data processing services will remain taxed at 1% and web design services will become taxable at 1% on or after October 1, 2015.



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