State Sales Tax Explained

State sales tax is imposed by your state government. The services that the tax is applied to vary by state.

Who put it on the bill?

Your State Legislature requires CenturyLink to collect state sales tax on behalf of the state.

Who gets the money?

Revenues collected via State Sales Taxes are allocated as designated by the state authority. Recipients may include:

  • State General Revenue Fund
  • Parks & Wildlife
  • Highway Department
  • Parks and Recreation Department

Also known as:

  • Communications Sales Tax
  • State Sales Tax