Beginning January 1, 2023, the combined Florida state and local sales and use tax rate for Alachua County is 7.5%.
Approval of Ordinance
Voters approved an Alachua County Board of County Commissioners ordinance on November 8, 2022, that:
repealed the 0.5% local government infrastructure surtax (Ordinance No. 16-06) effective December 31, 2022; and
adopted a 1% local government infrastructure surtax, effective January 1, 2023.
Combined Tax Rate
The new combined rate for Alachua County beginning January 1, 2023, is composed of:
the 6% state sales tax;
the 0.5% school capital outlay surtax; and
the 1% local government infrastructure surtax.
The newly adopted local government infrastructure surtax rate is effective January 1, 2023, and remains in effect until December 31, 2032. Tax Information Publication, No. 22A01-16, Florida Department of Revenue, December 9, 2022