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Vermont Sales Tax Information

Sales Tax Rate
6.0%
Local Taxes
Yes
Website
Department of Taxes
Tax Line
802-828-2551

Visit the Vermont Department of Taxes for more information about Vermont Sales Tax.

When are Vermont Sales Tax Returns Due?

When you file and pay Vermont sales tax depends on two things: your assigned filing frequency and your state‚Äôs due dates.

Rank City Population County Total SalesTax
1 Burlington 42,452 Chittenden 7.000%
2 Essex 20,946 Chittenden 6.000%
3 South Burlington 18,791 Chittenden 6.000%
4 Colchester 17,383 Chittenden 6.000%
5 Rutland city 15,824 Rutland 6.000%
6 Bennington 15,345 Bennington 6.000%
7 Brattleboro 11,679 Windham 6.000%
8 Milton 10,827 Chittenden 6.000%
9 Essex Junction 10,111 Chittenden 6.000%
10 Hartford 9,779 Windsor 6.000%
11 Williston 9,409 Chittenden 6.000%
12 Springfield 9,170 Windsor 6.000%
13 Barre 8,746 Washington 6.000%
14 Middlebury 8,557 Addison 6.000%
15 Shelburne 7,759 Chittenden 6.000%
16 Montpelier 7,592 Washington 6.000%
17 St. Johnsbury 7,442 Caledonia 6.000%
18 Winooski 7,193 Chittenden 6.000%
19 St. Albans 6,818 Franklin 6.000%
20 Swanton 6,487 Franklin 6.000%

The Top 20 Most Populous Cities in Vermont and their Sales Tax Rates (June 2017)

How often will you file sales tax returns in Vermont?

States assign you a filing frequency when you register for your sales tax permit. In most states, how often you file sales tax is based on the amount of sales tax you collect from buyers in the state.

In Vermont, you will be required to file and remit sales tax either monthly, quarterly, or annually.

How often you are required to file sales tax in Vermont follows this general rule:

Average Monthly Tax Liability Filing Frequency
$208.34 and up Monthly
$41.67 to $208.33 Quarterly
$0 to $41.66 Annually

Vermont sales tax returns are generally always due the 25th day of the month following the reporting period. If the filing due date falls on a weekend or holiday, sales tax is generally due the next business day.

2017 Vermont Monthly Sales Tax Filing Due Dates

Taxable Period Due Date
*January February 23, 2017*
*February March 27, 2017*
March April 25, 2017
April May 25, 2017
*May June 26, 2017*
June July 25, 2017
July August 25, 2017
August September 25, 2017
September October 25, 2017
*October November 27, 2017*
*November December 26, 2017*
December January 25, 2018

*indicates a due date pushed back due or moved forward to a weekend or holiday

2017 Vermont Quarterly Sales Tax Filing Due Dates

Taxable Period Due Date
Q1 (Jan-March) April 25, 2017
Q2 (April-June) July 25, 2017
Q3 (July-Sept) October 25, 2017
Q4 (Oct-Dec) January 25, 2018

2017 Vermont Annual Sales Tax Filing Due Dates

Taxable Period Due Date
2017 January 25, 2018

Click here for more info on Vermont sales tax filing due dates in 2017.

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