Utah – Local Tax Rate Increases

SALT Report 2894 – The Utah State Tax Commission released several tax bulletins that discuss the cities in that will either impose or increase their local sales and use tax rates, effective October 1, 2013.

Tax Bulletin 6-13

Tropic will begin imposing the municipal energy sales and use tax at the rate of 6%Kanab will increase its municipal energy sales and use tax rate from 3% to 6%.

These taxes should be reported and paid on the Municipal Energy Sales and Use Tax Return, Form TC-62E.

Tax Bulletin 7-13

Tropic will begin imposing the municipal telecom license tax of 3.5%.

This tax should be reported and paid electronically on the Municipal Telecom License Tax Return, Form TC-62Z.

Tax Bulletin 8-13

Cedar City will impose the municipality transient room tax at the rate of 1%, bringing the total transient room tax rate in Cedar City to 5.25%.

Brian Head will impose the municipality transient room tax at 1%, bringing the total transient room tax rate in Brian Head to 5.25%.

These taxes should be reported and paid on the Transient Room Tax Return, Form TC-62T.

Tax Bulletin 9-13

Brian Head will increase its resort communities tax from 1% to 1.1%.

This tax can be reported and paid on the Sales and Use Tax Return.

For Further Information

Utah State Tax Commission – Tax Bulletin 6-13

Utah State Tax Commission – Tax Bulletin 7-13

Utah State Tax Commission – Tax Bulletin 8-13

Utah State Tax Commission – Tax Bulletin 9-13