Sales & Use Tax

Local Taxes

The Caddo-Shreveport Sales and Use Tax Commission collects sales taxes for the local tax districts in the City of Shreveport and Caddo Parish. Any business required to collect sales taxes must register with this commission and submit tax receipts according to the schedule established by the commission for your business. The city and Caddo Parish’s combined sales tax rate is 4.6%. If you need more information, contact Caddo-Shreveport Sales and Use Tax Commission at 318-865-3312.

State Taxes

In addition to local sales taxes, the state collects a 5% sales tax on most retail items and certain services. You are required to register with the State of Louisiana's Department of Revenue and Taxation to receive your sales tax account number, and submit your sales tax liability as required by the department.

For additional information, contact Louisiana Department of Revenue and Taxation:
Mailing Address:
Louisiana Department of Revenue
Baton Rouge Headquarters
P.O. Box 201
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Physical Address:
617 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802