Lincoln 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 Police Jury City/Town Fire Dist. Sheriff Department Grambling EDD Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.75% - 0.25% 0.25% - 3.25% 5.00% 8.25%
Ruston B 2.00% 0.75% 1.75% - 0.25% - 4.75% 5.00% 9.75%
Grambling C 2.00% 0.75% 2.25% - 0.25% - 5.25% 5.00% 10.25%
Dubach D 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.25% 0.25% - 4.25% 5.00% 9.25%
Choudrant E 2.00% 0.75% 1.25% - 0.25% - 4.25% 5.00% 9.25%
Grambling EDD F 2.00% 0.75% 2.25% - 0.25% 0.50% 5.75% 5.00% 10.75%


Effective 1/1/2016 through 3/31/2016:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury City/Town Fire District Sheriff Department Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.75% - 0.25% 0.25% 3.25% 4.00% 7.25%
Ruston B 2.00% 0.75% 1.75% - 0.25% 4.75% 4.00% 8.75%
Grambling C 2.00% 0.75% 2.25% - 0.25% 5.25% 4.00% 9.25%
Dubach D 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.25% 0.25% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Choudrant E 2.00% 0.75% 1.25% - 0.25% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%


Effective 7/1/2012 through 12/31/2015:
Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Police Jury City/Town Fire District Sheriff Department Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 2.00% 0.75% - 0.25% 0.25% 3.25% 4.00% 7.25%
Ruston B 2.00% 0.75% 1.75% - 0.25% 4.75% 4.00% 8.75%
Grambling C 2.00% 0.75% 2.00% - 0.25% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Dubach D 2.00% 0.75% 1.00% 0.25% 0.25% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%
Choudrant E 2.00% 0.75% 1.25% - 0.25% 4.25% 4.00% 8.25%

Contact Information
Physical Address:
201 North Vienna
Ruston, LA 71270

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 863
Ruston, LA 71273

Phone: (318) 251-8624
Fax: (318) 251-8698
Email: Denise Griggs, Administrator
Office Hours & Holidays
Normal Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Holidays (subject to change each year):
New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Good Friday (Easter), Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Notices
Effective 04/01/2016:
City of Grambling Economic Development District
New Tax Column F: 5.75%


Effective 01/01/2016:
City of Grambling Sales Tax Rate Increase
Sales tax rate for Column C will increase by 0.25%.



Effective 07/01/2012:
Lincoln Parish Sales Tax Rate Increase
Sales tax rates for all columns have increased by 0.25%.
Links
Forms
Sales & Use Tax Report Effective 04/01/2016
Sales & Use Tax Report Effective 01/01/2016 through 03/31/2016
Sales & Use Tax Report Effective 07/01/2012 through 12/31/2015
Sales & Use Tax Report Effective 01/01/2009 through 06/30/2012
Sales & Use Tax Report Through 12/31/2008
Lincoln Parish Hotel/Motel Tax Report
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
Broussard Partners    1996
Driskell and Associates 2004
Frequently Asked Questions