Starting January 1, 2018, the City of Prescott sales tax rate is increasing by 0.75%, to 2.75%. The combined retail sales tax rate for City of Prescott and State/County will be 9.1%. Rental properties will be at 2.75%, since they are not subject to tax by the State/County. This change does not affect any sales in Prescott Valley, Chino Valley or any other areas outside of Prescott.
You will need to update your software or invoice calculations to calculate the sales tax on sales starting January 1st. Please let us know if you need assistance making these adjustments or have any questions on the changes.
Schutte & Hilgendorf offers a broad range of professional accounting, tax, and audit services to individuals and businesses throughout Yavapai County and Northern Arizona. With over 40 years combined certified public accounting experience, we specialize in providing services to numerous industry specific areas, including non-profit organizations, homeowner’s associations and construction contracting. We also provide tax planning and preparation, sales tax and payroll tax return preparation, ongoing accounting/bookkeeping, live payroll, and QuickBooks setup and training (QuickBooks Proadvisors). Given our small size, we can still provide a personal touch with professional expertise. Come in and see us anytime at 2086 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, Arizona or call us at 928-778-0079.