Tennessee – Reduced Sales Tax for Food and Food Ingredients

SALT Report 2385 – The Tennessee General Assembly has passed legislation that reduces the sales and use tax rate on food and food ingredients for human consumption from 5.25% to 5%. House Bill 193 was passed on April 15, 2013 and has been sent to the Governor for his signature.

The lower tax rate will take effect on July 1, 2013.

For Further Information

Tennessee General Assembly – House Bill 193