Tax Changes for May 2017

Prepared in Mind and Resources

As one of South Carolina’s  mottoes exclaims, “Prepared in Mind and Resources”; we prepared the changes in your sales & use tax resources effective May 1st for South Carolina and three other states.

Each of these counties in South Carolina will impose a new 1% Capital Projects Tax.

  • Allendale
  • Barnwell
  • Greenwood
  • Horry
  • McCormick
  • Williamsburg

Newberry County reimposed the 1% Capital Projects Tax; Union County will impose a new 1% Local Option Tax, and Charleston County increased the Transportation Tax.

Other changes in sales and/or use tax rates this month include:

ALABAMA: Changes for Brookside and Rockford

CALIFORNIA: A change for Ukiah.

NEW MEXICO:  Changes for Cuba and Hidalgo County.

As for ZIP code changes since last month; here is the list.

  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Maryland
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Puerto Rico
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah

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That’s it for May.  Until next month…….

B.D. French, Zip2Tax Research Assistant

 

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