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June Sales & Use Rate Changes

Blog, Indirect Tax May 23, 2011

The middle month of Q2 2011 brings only a few changes. We are expecting quite a bit of new levies and changes effective Q3, however, with state legislative sessions wrapping up. Some of the June changes include:

Rate Changes

Alabama:  Bessemer 4.0%; Brighton 4.0%; Brighton Police Jurisdiction 2.0%; Hueytown  4.0% (sales/use & rental tax rates)
Arizona: Globe 2.0% – effective June 1 the sales tax rate applies to the first $15,000 per item

Sales Tax Holiday

Wrangell, Alaska is having a sales tax holiday on 11 June 2011. This holiday will exempt purchases of all tangible personal property and services, however rental transactions are not included.

Please be sure to check your state revenue sites to stay up to date.