The Illinois Department of Revenue has announced a number of local sales tax rate changes that are scheduled to take effect January 1, 2013.
Changes will affect the following locally imposed sales taxes:
Sales Tax Rate Changes for Sales of General Merchandise:
|Jurisdiction||Combined Rate Ending 2012||Rate Change||New 2013 Combined Rate||Type of Local Tax|
|Carlinville, in Plaza Business District||6.25%||+1.00%||7.25%||Business District|
|Colinsville, in Crossing South Business District||8.60%||+0.50%||9.10%||Business District|
|Glen Carbon, in Illinois Route 157 Bus. District||6.85%||+1.00%||7.85%||Business District|
|Glenview, in Chestnut-Waukegan Bus. District||9.00%||+1.00%||9.75% (due to Cook County Home Rule Decrease of 0.25%)||Business District|
|Hopkins Park (Kankakee County)||6.25%||+3.00%||9.25%||Home Rule|
|Matteson, in Lincoln Hwy/Cicero Avenue Development Business District||8.25%||+1.00%||9.00% (due to Cook County Home Rule Decrease of 0.25%)||Business District|
|Morton Grove||9.25%||+0.25%||9.25% (due to Cook County Home Rule Decrease of 0.25%)||Business District|
In addition, a decrease of 0.25% will affect the Cook County Home Rule Sales Tax in January 2103. As a result, if your December 31, 2012 rate is 8.25%, your January 1, 2013 rate will be 8.00%. If your December 31, 2012 rate is 8.50%, your January 1, 2013 rate will be 8.25%, and so on.