• TANGIPAHOA PARISH SALES & USE TAX DIVISION

     

    Post Office Box 159

    Amite, Louisiana 70422

    Phone: (985) 748-5229   Fax: (985) 748-2489
      

    LOCAL TAX RATES 

    All locations in Tangipahoa Parish are subject to 3% parish tax. 

    This rate consists of 2% School Board tax and 1% Parish Council tax.

     

    Locations within city limits or taxing jurisdictions are subject to

    additional tax rates as follows:

      

        CITIES:                                           

     

     

    RATE:

     TOTAL RATE:

     

    Hammond

     

    2%

     

    5%

     

    Ponchatoula

     

    2%

     

    5%

     

    Amite

       

    2.5%

     

    5.5%

     

    Kentwood

     

    2%

     

    5%

     

    Independence

     

    2.5%

     

    5.5%

     

    Roseland

     

    2%

     

    5%

     

    Tangipahoa

     

    2%

     

    5%

     

    Tickfaw

     

    2%

     

    5%

                 

        DISTRICT TAXES:

           
     

    Fire Protection District #1                  0.5%               3.5%