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BASEBALL STADIUM DISTRICT SALES TAX ENDS MARCH 31, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue recently announced the end of the 0.1% baseball stadium sales and use tax. The local professional baseball park district board plans to make certification to the department in March 2020 for the tax to end March 31, 2020.

Beginning April 1, 2020, retailers should cease collecting the baseball stadium tax.

Beginning April 1, 2020, the following sales and use tax rates apply to taxable sales and taxable purchases made in the five Wisconsin counties in the “baseball stadium district:”

  • Milwaukee – 5.5% (includes 0.5% county tax)
  • Ozaukee – 5.5% (includes 0.5% county tax)
  • Washington – 5.5% (includes 0.5% county tax)
  • Racine – 5.0%
  • Waukesha – 5.0%