Jefferson Davis Parish

LATA Member

Effective 7/1/2018:**The rate table below includes the Louisiana State Rate decrease effective July 1, 2018.**

Jurisdiction NameColumnSchool BoardLaw Enforc.City/TownSales Tax DistrictRoad DistrictJail Maint. TaxCombined Local RateState RateTotal Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.50% - - 2.00% 0.50% 5.00% 4.45% 9.45%
Jennings B 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 5.50% 4.45% 9.95%
Lake Arthur C 2.00% 0.50% 2.50% - - 0.50% 5.50% 4.45% 9.95%
Welsh D 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.45% 9.45%
Elton E 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.45% 9.45%
Fenton F 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.45% 9.45%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1 G 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% 5.50% 4.45% 9.95%

 

Effective 4/1/2016: **The rate table below includes the Louisiana State Rate increase effective April 1, 2016.**

Jurisdiction NameColumnSchool BoardLaw Enforc.City/TownSales Tax DistrictRoad DistrictJail Maint. TaxCombined Local RateState RateTotal Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.50% - - 2.00% 0.50% 5.00% 5.00% 10.00%
Jennings B 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 5.50% 5.00% 10.50%
Lake Arthur C 2.00% 0.50% 2.50% - - 0.50% 5.50% 5.00% 10.50%
Welsh D 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 5.00% 10.00%
Elton E 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 5.00% 10.00%
Fenton F 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 5.00% 10.00%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1 G 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% 5.50% 5.00% 10.50%

 

Effective 7/1/2014:

Jurisdiction NameColumnSchool BoardLaw Enforc.City/TownSales Tax DistrictRoad DistrictJail Maint. TaxCombined Local RateState RateTotal Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.50% - - 2.00% 0.50% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Jennings B 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%
Lake Arthur C 2.00% 0.50% 2.50% - - 0.50% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%
Welsh D 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Elton E 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Fenton F 2.00% 0.50% 2.00% - - 0.50% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1 G 2.00% 0.50% - 0.50% 2.00% 0.50% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%
Contact Information
 
Website
 
Physical Address:
203 E. Plaquemine Street
Jennings, LA 70546

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1161
Jennings, LA 70546-1161

Phone: (337) 824-2744
Fax: (337) 824-7996
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 4:30 pm
Summer Schedule 2010: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30 pm

Holidays (subject to change each year):
New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Mardi Gras (Monday & Tuesday), Good Friday (Easter), Spring Break (one week) Independence Day, Labor Day, Fair Day (1st Friday of October), Thanksgiving week, Christmas (two weeks)
Notices
Please contact the parish for any current notices.
Links
Forms
Sales & Use Tax Report (Effective 7/1/2014)
Sales & Use Tax Report (Effective through 6/30/2014)
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    -
Broussard Partners -
Driskell and Associates -
Frequently Asked Questions
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