Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

LEAD Academy should be getting about $320,000 annually from local sale tax revenue, but it isn’t.   To make sure the money starts coming to the charter school, families and staff from the school spoke to Montgomery County Commission on Tuesday to remind the Continue reading Alabama – LEAD Academy Asks County Commission For Portion Of Sales Tax Funds

Minnesota – Council Scales Back Plans For Local Option Sales Tax

The Crosslake City Council will still seek to implement a 0.5% local option sales and use tax in the city, but dramatically scaled back plans approved last month. The council agreed Monday, Jan. 6, to seek the tax over 15 Continue reading Minnesota – Council Scales Back Plans For Local Option Sales Tax

Multi-State – Tax Foundation Publishes Combined State and Local Sales Tax Rates, 2020

Key Findings Forty-five states and the District of Columbia collect statewide sales taxes. Local sales taxes are collected in 38 states. In some cases, they can rival or even exceed state rates. The five states with the highest average combined Continue reading Multi-State – Tax Foundation Publishes Combined State and Local Sales Tax Rates, 2020