Michigan – Decrease in Prepaid Gasoline Sales Tax Rate

1/23/2012

SALT Report 2074 – The Michigan General Sales Tax Act requires that at the time of purchase or shipment from a refiner, pipeline terminal operator, or marine terminal operator, the purchaser or receiver of gasoline is required to prepay a portion of the sales tax at a rate determined by the Michigan Department of Treasury.

Therefore, the Department has announced that for the period of March 1, 2013 through March 31, 2013 the prepaid gasoline sales tax rate will be reduced to 18.1 cents per gallon.  The current rate is 20.5 cents per gallon.

For Further Information

Michigan Department of Treasury – Revenue Administrative Bulletin 2013-2