Tax & Accounting Blog

Finally, a Sales Tax Reduction in D.C.

Indirect Tax, ONESOURCE, Sales and Use Tax June 29, 2013

On Wednesday this week the sales tax rate in D.C. was lowered by 1/4 percent from 6 percent to 5.75 percent – this is the lowest rate in the region. Since 2009 the rate has been set at 6 percent and was due to drop at the end of 2012, but instead the higher rate remained in effect.