Tax Comparisons

Morton has the lowest property tax and sales tax rates in the region.  Use the charts below to see how your business can save with a Morton location.  

Sales Tax 2013

  Morton East Peoria Pekin Peoria Washington
State 5.00% 5.00% 5.00% 5.00% 5.00%
County 0.75% 0.75% 0.75% 1.00% 0.75%
City 1.25% 2.25% 2.25% 2.25% 2.25%
TOTAL 7.00% 8.00%** 8.00% 8.25%* 8.00%
Gasoline 0.00/gal. 0.00/gal. 0.04/gal. 0.02/gal. 0.00/gal.

*Additional 2% sales tax on food, beverage, and entertainment.

**Additional 1.00% in business district.

 

 

Property Tax

City Property Tax Rate 2013
Morton 6.94
Peoria 7.37 - 10.04
East Peoria 9.00 - 9.90
Washington 7.45 - 8.26
Pekin 8.02 - 8.16
Germantown Hills 7.83 - 8.42

 

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