Utility Tax

A Utility Tax of six percent (6%) is levied on the gross revenues of the following types of business engaged within the City limit:

  • Water Service
  • Sewer Service
  • Telephone Service
  • Garbage Service
  • Coaxial Television Cable Distribution
  • Natural Gas and/or Manufactured Gas Distribution
  • Electricity Service

Often this tax is passed on to the consumer and will be detailed on their billing.

Utility Tax Fee Schedule

Utility Tax payments are due quarterly. Any tax payments that do not exceed the sum of $150.00 for any quarterly period may be made on an annual basis. Permission from the City Clerk may be obtained to pay the Utility Taxes on a monthly basis.

Companies making Utility Tax payments to the City must include the remittal form below with all payments.

Utility Tax remittance form

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