How much is the tax?
The tax is 3.5% of the charges billed to the utility user for electric, gas, and water services. The tax is 2.5% of telecommunication and video services.


Effective October 1, 2007, the tax rates were temporarily reduced to 1% of the charges billed to the utility user for electric, gas, and water services and 1.0% of telecommunication and video services. This reduction is reviewed annually as part of the budget process.

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1. Who must pay the utility user tax?
2. Who is exempt from the utility user tax?
3. How much is the tax?
4. Is there a maximum tax that can be paid?
5. How is the maximum tax, or "cap" applied?
6. If I overpay, how do I receive a refund?
7. When was the UUT implemented?
8. Where can I get more information?