Jefferson Davis Parish

Effective 11/1/2021:

Jurisdiction
Name
ColSchool BoardLaw Enforc.City/
Town
Sales Tax
District
Road
District
Jail Maint. TaxComb.
Local Rate
State
Rate
Total
Rate
Balance of ParishA2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
JenningsB2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%0.50%5.50%4.45%9.95%
Lake ArthurC2.00%0.50%2.50%0.50%5.50%4.45%9.95%
WelshD2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
EltonE2.00%0.50%1.00%0.50%4.00%4.45%8.45%
FentonF2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1G2.00%0.50%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.50%4.45%9.95%

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

Jurisdiction
Name
ColSchool BoardLaw Enforc.City/
Town
Sales Tax
District
Road
District
Jail Maint. TaxComb.
Local Rate
State
Rate
Total
Rate
Balance of ParishA2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
JenningsB2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%0.50%5.50%4.45%9.95%
Lake ArthurC2.00%0.50%2.50%0.50%5.50%4.45%9.95%
WelshD2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
EltonE2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
FentonF2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%4.45%9.45%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1G2.00%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
ColSchool BoardLaw
Enforc.
City/
Town
Sales Tax DistrictRoad DistrictJail Maint. TaxComb.
Local
Rate
State
Rate
Total
Rate
Balance of ParishA2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%5.00%10.00%
JenningsB2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%0.50%5.50%5.00%10.50%
Lake ArthurC2.00%0.50%2.50%0.50%5.50%5.00%10.50%
WelshD2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%5.00%10.00%
EltonE2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%5.00%10.00%
FentonF2.00%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.00%5.00%10.00%
Balance of Parish inside Sales Tax District 1G2.00%0.50%0.50%2.00%0.50%5.50%5.00%10.50%

Contact Information

Website: Jefferson Davis Parish Sales & Use Tax Office

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 NameFirst Year Contracted
Gary W. Lambert Company   
Broussard Partners
Driskell and Associates
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