Acadia Parish

LATA Member

Effective 7/1/2012:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Law Enforcement City/Town Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Crowley A 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.50% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%
Church Point B 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 2.00% 5.25% 4.00% 9.25%
Iota C 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 2.00% 5.25% 4.00% 9.25%
Estherwood D 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Mermentau E 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Rayne F 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Morse G 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Eunice city limits in Acadia Parish (1) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.45% (1) 4.00% 9.45%
Duson city limits in Acadia Parish (2) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (2) 4.00% 9.25%
Basile city limits in Acadia Parish (3) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (3) 4.00% 9.25%
Balance of Parish I 1.50% 2.25% 0.50% - 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%

Effective 4/1/2012 through 6/30/2012:

Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Law Enforcement City/Town Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Crowley A 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Church Point B 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Iota C 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 2.00% 5.25% 4.00% 9.25%
Estherwood D 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Mermentau E 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Rayne F 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Morse G 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Eunice city limits in Acadia Parish (1) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.45% (1) 4.00% 9.45%
Duson city limits in Acadia Parish (2) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (2) 4.00% 9.25%
Basile city limits in Acadia Parish (3) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (3) 4.00% 9.25%
Balance of Parish I 1.50% 2.25% 0.50% - 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%

Effective through 3/31/2012:

Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury Law Enforcement City/Town Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Crowley A 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.50% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%
Church Point B 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Iota C 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 2.00% 5.25% 4.00% 9.25%
Estherwood D 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Mermentau E 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Rayne F 1.50% 1.00% 0.50% 2.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Morse G 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% 1.00% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Eunice city limits in Acadia Parish (1) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.45% (1) 4.00% 9.45%
Duson city limits in Acadia Parish (2) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (2) 4.00% 9.25%
Basile city limits in Acadia Parish (3) H 1.50% 1.25% 0.50% - 5.25% (3) 4.00% 9.25%
Balance of Parish I 1.50% 2.25% 0.50% - 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%

(1) Of the 5.45% combined local rate due and to be collected, 3.25% is due and must be remitted to Acadia Parish. The remaining 2.20% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to St. Landry Parish.
(2) Of the 5.25% combined local rate due and to be collected, 3.25% is due and must be remitted to Acadia Parish. The remaining 2.00% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to Lafayette Parish.
(3) Of the 5.25% combined local rate due and to be collected, 3.25% is due and must be remitted to Acadia Parish. The remaining 2.00% local sales tax is due and must be remitted to the Town of Basile.

Contact Information
Physical Address:
2402 North Parkerson Ave.
Crowley, LA 70526

Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 309
Crowley, LA 70527-03090

Phone: (337) 783-3664
Fax: (337) 783-9428
Email: Tax Collector,
Website: Acadia Parish School Board
Office Hours & Holidays
Normal Business Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 4:30pm; Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

Holidays:
Independence Day, Labor Day, Rice Festival (Friday October 15, 2010), Thanksgiving (November 24, 2010 - November 26, 2010), Christmas & New Year (December 20, 2010 - December 31, 2010), Martin Luther King Day (January 17, 2011), Mardi Gras (Tuesday Only), Good Friday and Easter (April 22, 2011 - April 29, 2011), Memorial Day
Notices
Sales Tax Rate Increase: Effective 7/1/2012
Sales tax rate for Column A (Crowley) has increased by 0.50%. The old rate was 5.00%. The new rate is 5.50%. Sales tax rate for Column B (Church Point) has increased by 1.00%. The old rate was 4.25%. The new rate is 5.25%.

Sales Tax Rate Decrease: Effective 4/1/2012
Sales tax rate for Column A (Crowley) has decreased by 0.50%. The old rate was 5.50%. The new rate is 5.00%.
Links
Forms
Sales and Use Tax Report (Effective 7/1/2012)
Sales and Use Tax Report (Effective through 4/1/2012)
Sales and Use Tax Report (Effective through 3/31/2012)
Exemption Form for Propane/Butane Used in Farm Grain Dryers
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 audit information.
Frequently Asked Questions