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Tax Rates
Tax Rates 2015
 

PERSONAL PROPERTY 

​Personal Property - Tax Relief (PPTRA)
​Assessed Value of a Vehicle​Percent of Tax Relief
​$1,000 or less ​100%
​$1,001 - $20,000​51%
​$20,000 or more​51% on the first $20,000 of assessed value

Personal Property - License Fee
Vehicles - Include Automobiles, Trucks, and Motorhomes​$24.00
​Motorcycles$12.00
     
​​​Personal Property ​- per $100 of valuation
​General Class:  vehicles, certain trailers, and motorcycles​$ 3.70
​General Class: business equipment, furniture, fixtures​$ 3.70
​Heavy Equipment and Machinery​$ 3.70
​Mining & Manufacturing Tools$ 2.00
​Mobile Homes​$ 1.122
​Programmable Computer Equipment and Peripherals used in a Trade/Business​$ 1.25
​Research & Development$ ​1.00
​​Due to the low tax rate (.00001) per $100 of assessed value for property tax classifications listed below, no tax bills are generated if the assessed value is $50,000,000 or less.
​Aircraft​$ 0.00
​Volunteer Fire & Rescue Members' Vehicle​$ 0.00
​Auxiliary Volunteer Fire & Rescue Members' Vehicle​$ 0.00
​Farmers Machinery and Tools​$ 0.00
​Personal Property owned by Certain Elderly and Handicapped Persons​$ 0.00
​Privately owned Recreational Campers/Motor Homes/Recreational Travel Trailers/Horse Trailers​$ 0.00
​Van Pool Vans​$ 0.00
​Vehicles Modified for Disabled​$ 0.00
​Watercraft​$ 0.00
  

REAL ESTATE

Real Estate - per $100 of valuation
​Base Rate​$ 1.122
​Fire and Rescue Levies (Countywide, except for the Town of Quantico)​$ 0.0691
​Mosquito and Forest Pest Management (previously Gypsy Moth)​$ 0.0025
 
Solid Waste Management Annual Fee  ​
​Single Family​$ 70.00
​Townhouse​$ 63.00
​Mobile Home​$ 56.00
​Multi Family (Apartment or Condo)​$ 47.00
​Business/Non-Residential (per SFE where a SFE = 1.3 tons)​$ 70.00
 
Storm Water Management Annual Fee
​Single Family​ $ 38.20
​Townhouse​ $ 28.68
​Mobile Home​ $ 28.68
​Multi Family (Apartment or Condo)​ $ 28.68
​Business/Non-Residential (per 1,000 sq. ft. of impervious area)​ $ 18.56
 
Service District Levies
​Bull Run Mountain​ $ 0.1377
​Lake Jackson​ $ 0.1650
​Mosquito and Forest Pest Management ​$ 0.0025
  
​Transportation District Levies
​Prince William Parkway​ $ 0.00
​234-Bypass​ $ 0.02
 
Overlapping Governments​
​Town of Dumfries    (real estate)​call 703-221-3400
​Town of Haymarket (real estate and business personal property)​call 703-754-4816
​Town of Occoquan  (real estate)​call 703-491-1918
​Town of Quantico   (real estate)​call 703-640-7411
 

BUSINESS

Business License - per $100 gross receipts
​Professional Occupation​$ 0.33
​Retail Merchants​$ 0.17
​Wholesale Merchants​$ 0.05
​Builders and Developer​$ 0.13
​Contractors  ​$ 0.13
​Financial Services ​$ 0.33
​Real Estate Services ​$ 0.33
​Hotels and Motels ​$ 0.26
​Repair Services ​$ 0.21
​Business Services ​$ 0.21
​Personal Services ​$ 0.21
​Other Services​$ 0.21
Peddlers (Flat Fee) ​$ 500
​​Mixed Drink License (Flat Fee) $200 - $500

 

UTILITIES  

Natural Gas - Consumer Utility Tax 

Residential Users - Minimum Billing Charge $1.60 + $0.06 per CCF not to exceed $3.00 per month.
Commercial Users - Minimum Billing Charge $3.35 + $0.085 per CCF not to exceed $100.00 per month. 

Natural Gas - Local Consumption Tax
All Users - $.004 per CCF with a consumption ceiling of 500 CCF per state code.
 
Electricity - Consumer Utility Tax
Residential Users - Minimum Billing Charge $1.40 + $0.01509 per kWh not to exceed $3.00 per month.
Commercial Users - Minimum Billing Charge $2.29 + $0.013487 per kWh not to exceed $100.00 per month.
 
Electricity - Local Consumption Tax
All Users -
$0.00038 per kWh from 0 to 2,500 kWh, per state code
$0.00024 per kWh from 2,501 to 50,000 kWh, per state code
$0.00018 per kWh in excess of 50,000 kWh, per state code
 
Telephones  (Land Lines/Cellular/E-911)
The Virginia communications tax replaced the taxes and fees on landline/cellular telephone bills issued on or after Jan. 1, 2007, as follows:
  • Local consumer utility tax
  • Local E-911 tax
  • Local BPOL tax currently billed to customers in some localities
  • Virginia Relay Center fee

The Virginia communications sales and use tax rate is 5% of the amount billed for taxable services. The State E-911 Tax is $0.75 per line. 

Cable TV

Beginning Jan. 1, 2007, cable television bills reflected the following charges:

  • Virginia communications sales and use tax
  • Cable television public rights-of-way use fee
The Virginia communications sales and use tax rate is 5% of the amount billed for taxable services. The cable television public rights-of-way use fee is currently $0.64 per subscriber. 
MISCELLANEOUS
 
Miscellaneous Tax Types 
  • Daily Rental Tax - 1% of short term rentals
  • Transient Occupancy Tax - 7% rental of motel/hotel rooms

PRIOR YEAR

Tax Rates 2014.pdf

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