Frequently Asked Questions

    1.  What taxes are administered by the City of Oxford Revenue Department?
    2.  What are the tax rates?
    3.  When are taxes due?
    4.  When is a City of Oxford business license required?
 
    Q.  What taxes are administered by the City of Oxford Revenue Department?
    A.  Sales, Use, Rental, Lodgings, Gas, Wine, Liquor and Business Licenses.

    Q.  What are the tax rates?
    A. 
  • Sales - General 5%, Automotive %
  • Use - General 4%, Automotive %
  • Rental - General 4%, Automotive 2 %
  • Lodgings - 6% 
  • Liquor - 3% of purchase price
  • Gasoline - .01 per gallon


    Q.  When are taxes due?
    A.  Taxes are due by the 20th day of the month following the reporting period in which the tax is collected or accrued.

    Q.  When is a City of Oxford business license required?
    A.  A business license is required by any person or other entity prior to starting any service or business activity in the City of Oxford.