Plaquemines Parish


Effective 4/1/2016:
**The rate table below includes the Louisiana State Rate increase effective April 1, 2016.**
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Hotel/Motel Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Parishwide - Food, Drug & Commercial Fishermen A 1.50% - - 1.50% 5.00% 6.50%
Parishwide - General B 2.50% 2.00% - 4.50% 5.00% 9.50%
Occupancy Tax C - - 2.00% 2.00% - 2.00%


Effective 1/1/2016:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Hotel/Motel Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Parishwide - Food, Drug & Commercial Fishermen A 1.50% - - 1.50% 4.00% 5.50%
Parishwide - General B 2.50% 2.00% - 4.50% 4.00% 8.50%
Occupancy Tax C - - 2.00% 2.00% - 2.00%


Effective 4/1/2015 through 12/31/2015:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Hotel/Motel Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Parishwide - Food, Drug & Commercial Fishermen A 1.00% - - 1.00% 4.00% 5.00%
Parishwide - General B 2.00% 2.00% - 4.00% 4.00% 8.00%
Occupancy Tax C - - 2.00% 2.00% - 2.00%


Contact Information
Physical Address:
333 F. Edward Hebert Blvd
Building 102, Suite 345
Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Mailing Address:
333 F. Edward Hebert Blvd
Building 102, Suite 345
Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Phone: (504) 934-6440 or (504) 934-6441
Fax: (504) 934-6449
Email: Kimberly S. Gurtner, Sales Tax Manager
Office Hours & Holidays
Normal Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Holidays:
New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Good Friday (Easter), Mardi Gras (Tuesday Only), Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Notices

Effective January 1, 2016

Column A: Parishwide - Food, Drug & Commercial Fishermen - 1.50%
Column B: Parishwide - General - 4.50%

Plaquemines Parish School District has added a 1/2% tax.


Effective April 1, 2015

Column C: Occupancy Tax - 2.00%

Plaquemines Parish Government added a new tax column. Additional tax will have the same vendor's compensation, interest and penalty rates as the other taxes levied by the parish.

Links
Forms
Sales and Use Tax & Hotel/Motel Occupancy Tax Report (Effective 1/1/2016)
Sales and Use Tax & Hotel/Motel Occupancy Tax Report (Effective 4/1/2015 through 12/31/2015)
Parish Sales & Use Tax Ordinances
Please contact the parish for a copy of the sales & use tax ordinances.
Parish Optional Exemptions
Please contact the parish for information regarding optional exemptions.
Audit Information
Please contact the parish for contract audit information.
Frequently Asked Questions
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