Meals and Beverage Tax

The City of Martinsville imposes a local tax on every restaurant, caterer, convenience store, grocery delicatessen, etc. engaged in the business of selling prepared food in Martinsville.

These businesses must register with the Commissioner of the Revenue, collect the tax, in trust, and file the appropriate returns by the twentieth day of each month. The tax rate is 6.5% of the total cost of the prepared food.

 

NEW SALES TAX RATE EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2012!

Martinsville City Council enacted a rate increase to 6.5% on the total cost of prepared food effective September 1, 2012. Remittance forms for the new rate may be downloaded from the link below.

Downloadable Forms:

Meals Tax Registration Form

 

REMITTANCE FORMS FOR TAX PERIODS

AFTER SEPTEMBER 1, 2012:

Meals Tax Monthly Remittance Form (6.5%)

Tax Rate Chart for 6.5% Rate