Beginning January 1, 2020, a 5.5% sales and use tax rate will apply to taxable sales and taxable purchases made in Outagamie County. Prior to January 1, 2020, the sales (and use) tax rate remains at 5%.
All sellers registered to collect Wisconsin sales or use tax must collect Outagamie County tax on sales made in Outagamie County, regardless of whether the seller is located in Outagamie County.
When you report sales or purchases in Outagamie County using My Tax Account, the new 5.5% rate will automatically be applied for periods beginning January 1, 2020.
Transitional provisions which apply to Outagamie County sales can be found in Publication 201,Wisconsin Sales and Use Tax Information
Publication 229, Brackets for Collecting Wisconsin Sales or Use Tax on Retail Sales, provides information about collecting the combined 5.5% state and county sales or use tax
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