Notice of new rate effective april 1, 2020

The City of Zachary has created the Americana Economic Development District, which has levied a 1.00% sales tax within its boundaries.

This tax will be collected in column K on the revised Sales and Use Tax Reporting Form for East Baton Rouge Parish. Please be aware that you are responsible for collecting the additional tax effective April 1, 2020, and remitting it on the sales and use tax report.

The new sales and use tax reporting form for tax periods beginning April 2020 can be found below as well as the boundaries of the Americana District.  The report will also be updated on Parish E-file and Sales Tax Online for those taxpayers that use online filing. 

For questions concerning these changes, please email the Revenue Division Taxpayer Assistance Section or contact them at (225) 389-3084.

Americana Economic Development District Boundaries (PDF)

Sales and Use Tax Report - Tax Periods Beginning April 2020 (PDF)