Jefferson Davis Parish

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

Jurisdiction Name Column School Board Law Enforc. City/Town Sales Tax District Road District Jail Maint. Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total 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 Name Column School Board Law Enforc. City/Town Sales Tax District Road District Jail Maint. Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total 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 Name Column School Board Law Enforc. City/Town Sales Tax District Road District Jail Maint. Tax Combined Local Rate State Rate Total 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: Amber Hymel, Administrator

Office Hours & Holidays

Normal Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Summer Schedule: 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.

Forms

Sales & Use Tax Report (Effective 7/1/2014)
Hotel Motel Tax Report
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

 

 

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