St. Landry Parish

LATA Member

Effective 4/1/2016:
**The rate table below includes the Louisiana State Rate increase effective April 1, 2016.**
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Law Enforcement City/Town Solid Waste or Garbage Harry Guilbeau EDD Grand Coteau EDD Road District #1 Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - - 2.00% 5.55% 5.00% 10.55%
Washington B 2.00% 0.75% 1.20% 0.80% - - - 4.75% 5.00% 9.75%
Melville C 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - - 5.75% 5.00% 10.75%
Grand Coteau D 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - - 5.55% 5.00% 10.55%
Grand Coteau EDD D1 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - 2.00% - 7.55% 5.00% 12.55%
Arnaudville E 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - - 5.55% 5.00% 10.55%
Eunice F 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - - 5.75% 5.00% 10.75%
Opelousas G 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - - 5.75% 5.00% 10.75%
Port Barre H 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - - 5.75% 5.00% 10.75%
Sunset I 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - - 5.55% 5.00% 10.55%
Krotz Springs J 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.80% - - - 4.55% 5.00% 9.55%
Cankton K 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.80% - - - 4.55% 5.00% 9.55%
Arnaudville inside St. Martin Parish (1) L - - 2.00% - - - - 3.50% (1) 5.00% 8.50%
Eunice inside Acadia Parish (2) M - - 2.20% - - - - 5.45% (2) 5.00% 10.45%
Leonville N 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - - - 3.55% 5.00% 8.55%
Palmetto O 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - - - 3.55% 5.00% 8.55%
Harry Guilbeau District P 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% 2.00% - 2.00% 7.55% 5.00% 12.55%

(1) Of the 3.50% combined local rate due and to be collected, 2.00% is due and must be remitted to St. Landry Parish. The remaining 1.50% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to St. Martin Parish.
(2) Of the 5.45% combined local rate due and to be collected, 2.20% is due and must be remitted to St. Landry Parish. The remaining 3.25% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to Acadia Parish.


Effective 10/1/2015 through 3/31/2016:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Law Enforcement City/Town Solid Waste or Garbage Harry Guilbeau District Road District #1 Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - 2.00% 5.55% 4.00% 9.55%
Washington B 2.00% 0.75% 1.20% 0.80% - - 4.75% 4.00% 8.75%
Melville C 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - 5.75% 4.00% 9.75%
Grand Coteau D 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - 5.55% 4.00% 9.55%
Arnaudville E 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - 5.55% 4.00% 9.55%
Eunice F 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - 5.75% 4.00% 9.75%
Opelousas G 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - 5.75% 4.00% 9.75%
Port Barre P 2.00% 0.75% 2.20% 0.80% - - 5.75% 4.00% 9.75%
Sunset I 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% 0.80% - - 5.55% 4.00% 9.55%
Krotz Springs J 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.80% - - 4.55% 4.00% 8.55%
Cankton K 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.80% - - 4.55% 4.00% 8.55%
Arnaudville inside St. Martin Parish (1) L - - 2.00% - - - 3.50% (1) 4.00% 7.50%
Eunice inside Acadia Parish (2) M - - 2.20% - - - 5.45% (2) 4.00% 9.45%
Leonville N 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - - 3.55% 4.00% 7.55%
Palmetto O 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% - - 3.55% 4.00% 7.55%
Harry Guilbeau District Q 2.00% 0.75% - 0.80% 2.00% 2.00% 7.55% 4.00% 11.55%

(1) Of the 3.50% combined local rate due and to be collected, 2.00% is due and must be remitted to St. Landry Parish. The remaining 1.50% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to St. Martin Parish.
(2) Of the 5.45% combined local rate due and to be collected, 2.20% is due and must be remitted to St. Landry Parish. The remaining 3.25% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to Acadia Parish.

Contact Information
Physical Address:
1013 Creswell Lane
Opelousas, LA 70570

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1210
Opelousas, LA 70571-1210

Phone: (337) 942-0238
Fax: (337) 942-0212
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Administrator
Office Hours & Holidays
Normal Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Holidays:
New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Mardi Gras (Tuesday & Wednesday), Good Friday (Easter), Easter (closed the week before or after), Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas (closed for two weeks)
Notices
St. Landry Parish New Tax Column: Effective 4/1/2016
Memo from St. Landry Parish
St. Landry Parish sales and use tax form will include one new column:
    Column D1: Harry Guilbeau Economic Development District: 7.55%

St. Landry Parish New Tax Column: Effective 10/1/2015
Memo from St. Landry Parish
St. Landry Parish sales and use tax form will include one new column:
    Column D1: Grand Coteau Economic Development District: 7.55%

St. Landry Parish Sales Tax Rate Increase and New Columns: Effective 1/1/2014
Sales tax rate for Column A (Balance of Parish) will increase to 5.55%.
St. Landry Parish sales and use tax form will also include two new columns:
    Column N: Town of Leonville: 3.55%
    Column O: Village of Palmetto: 3.55%

Links
Forms
Sales and Use Tax Return Form (Effective 4/1/2016)
Grand Coteau EDD Map (Effective 4/1/2016)
Sales and Use Tax Return Form (Effective 10/1/2015 through 3/31/2016)
Sales and Use Tax Return Form (Effective 1/1/2014 through 9/30/2015)
Sales and Use Tax Return Form (Effective 1/1/2012 through 12/31/2013)
Sales and Use Tax Return Form (Effective 7/1/2011 through 12/31/2011)
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
Audit Firm Name First Year Contracted
Gary W. Lambert Company    1985
Frequently Asked Questions
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