Starting January 1, 2015 the County of Fillmore will have a 0.5 percent transit sales and use tax. The MN Department of Revenue will administer this tax. The revenues will fund road and bridge improvements as identified in the Fillmore County Capital Improvement Plan dated August 26, 2014.
The tax applies to retail sales made within Fillmore County. The use tax applies to taxable items used in the County if the local sales tax was not paid.
This tax applies to the same items that are subject to the state Sales and Use Tax. It does not apply to sales of motor vehicles registered for road use.
For more information about local taxes, see Fact Sheet 164, Local Sales and Use Taxes. It is available on the State of MN Revenue website, www.revenue.state.mn.us.
For information concerning the Fillmore County 0.5 Percent Transit Sales and Use Tax, click here.