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Tax Information

City of Buffalo – Sales Tax Rates

City 1%
Street Maintenance & Repair 0.25%
Buffalo Economic Development 0.25%
County 0.50%
State 6.25%

2023 Property Tax Rates

  Total M&O I&S
City of Buffalo 0.492207 0.068505 0.423702
Buffalo Independent School District 1.0975 0.7575 0.3400
Leon County 0.395056 0.346000 0.048876

(Property tax per $100 Assessed Value)

Hotel/Motel Tax Rate

Hotels and motels pay 7% on Gross Receipts for each calendar quarter to the City of Buffalo.

Payment and Report of Total Gross Receipts for each Quarter is due in the month following the end of each Quarter.

If you would like to apply for Hotel/Motel Occupancy Tax Funds for an event, please use the application below. Please note that there are restrictions on how those funds may be used:

Application for Hotel/Motel Occupancy Tax Funds