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September 2013 Sales & Use Tax Rate Changes

Indirect Tax, ONESOURCE, Sales and Use Tax October 3, 2013

Back to school and more tax rate changes; among the changes for September 1, 2013 were:

Rate Changes

Alabama: Arab 5.0%; Arab Police Jurisdiction 2.5%; Marion 3.0%; Marion Police Jurisdiction 1.5%; Pelham 4.0%
(for general, agricultural, and manufacturing sales and use taxes).

Ohio: Ohio state 5.75%.

New Authorities

Indiana: Cloverdale 1.0% (prepared food and beverages).

Ohio: Brandon 2.0% (prepared food and beverages).

Sales Tax Holiday

Alaska: September 1, 2013 through May 31, 2014, the city of Homer and the borough of Kenai, Alaska are exempting sales tax on the purchases of non-prepared food, i.e. groceries.