West Baton Rouge Parish

LATA Member

Effective 7/1/2014

Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Parish Council Corr. Facilities Fire District Educ. Fac. Improv. Econ. Dev. Dist. Sales Tax District Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Parish Wide A 1.00% 1.00% 0.50% 0.50% 1.00% -- 1.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%
Riverview EDD B 1.00% 1.00% 0.50% 0.50% 1.00% 0.50% 1.00% 5.50% 4.00% 9.50%


Effective through 6/30/2014

Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Parish Council Correctional Facilities Fire District Educational Facilities Improvement Sales Tax District Combined Local Rate State Rate Total Rate
Balance of Parish A 1.00% 1.00% 0.50% 0.50% 1.00% 1.00% 5.00% 4.00% 9.00%

Contact Information
Physical Address:
883 7th Street
Port Allen, LA 70767

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 86
Port Allen, LA 70767

Phone: (225) 336-2408
Fax: (225) 334-0543
Email: Melanie David, Administrator
Website: Official Website of West Baton Rouge Parish
Office Hours & Holidays
Normal Business Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; Friday, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Summer Schedule 2010: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30 pm

Holidays:
New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Mardi Gras, Good Friday (Easter), Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans' Day, All Saints Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Notices
Effective 7/1/2014
West Baton Rouge Parish will have a rate increase of one half of one percent (1/2%) in the Riverview Economic Development District. This will make the new total tax rate for that district 5.50%. The additional tax will have the same vendor's compensation, interest and penalty as the other taxes levied by the Parish.
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
Please contact the parish for information regarding auditors.
Frequently Asked Questions