Participating Municipalities

Local Option Sales Tax

The following municipalities have a 1% local option sales tax:

Town Effective Date
Brandon Oct. 2016
Burlington Jul. 2006
Colchester Oct. 2015
Dover Jul. 2007
Killington Oct. 2008
Manchester Apr. 1999
Middlebury Oct. 2008
Rutland Town Apr. 2009
St. Albans Town Jul. 2014
South Burlington Oct. 2007
Stratton Jul. 2004
Williston Jul. 2003
Wilmington Jul. 2012
Winhall Jul. 2010

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Local Option Meals and Rooms Tax, & Alcoholic Beverages Tax

The following municipalities have a 1% local option meals, alcoholic beverages, and rooms tax:

Town Effective Date
Brandon Oct. 2016
Brattleboro Apr. 2007
Colchester Oct. 2015
Dover Jul. 2007
Hartford1 Please Note: Collection is effective beginning Oct. 1, 2017
Killington Oct. 2008
Manchester Apr. 2008
Middlebury Oct. 2008
Montpelier Oct. 2016
Rutland Town Apr. 2009
St. Albans Town Jul. 2014
South Burlington Oct. 2007
Stowe  Jul. 2006
Stratton Jul. 2004
Williston Jul. 2003
Wilmington Jul. 2012
Winhall Jul. 2010
Woodstock Jul. 2015

1The Town of Hartford includes Quechee, White River Junction, West Hartford, and Wilder.

Please note: The City of Burlington and the City of Rutland administer and collect their own local meals, entertainment, and lodging taxes.  If you have a business in Burlington or Rutland City, please contact the city for information on how to pay and remit the tax. 

Contact the City of Burlington:
(802) 865-7000

Contact the City of Rutland:
(802) 773-1800

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Commissioner Kaj Samsom
133 State Street | Montpelier, VT 05633
(802) 828-2505

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