York County Govt Taxation
It’s no secret that businesses are looking for ways to boost their bottom line. By doing business in York County, Nebraska, businesses can do just that. To learn more about the specifics business operating costs in York County, we invite you to look at tax, incentive, utility and permitting information below. For more detailed information regarding the area’s operating costs, contact our team for a report tailored to meet your needs.
Tax Rate Schedule
If Net Nebraska Taxable Income from line 12 is -
|OVER||BUT NOT OVER||TAX RATE IS||ON EXCESS OVER|
|$100,000.00||$5,580 + 7.81%||$100,000.00|
Personal Income Tax
Personal Tax Rates in Nebraska vary depending on a number of factors. To get a more precise picture of what your personal income tax in Nebraska would be, please visit the Nebraska Department of Revenue for more information.
The State of Nebraska has a 5.5% sales tax rate. Each local municipality can add an additional sales tax of up to 1.5% or 2% with an additional special vote. The City of York has passed the additional tax to do 2.0% with 0.5% of that allocated to infrastructure and recreational facilities for a total sales tax of 7.5%. All other municipalities in York County have a rate of 1.5% for a total sales tax rate of 7%.
All personal and intangible property purchased by a company outside of the State of Nebraska is subject to the Nebraska Sales Tax Rate if the property is not exempt from the tax code.
Nebraska does not have an inventory tax.
Other Tax Highlights
- No state property tax
- No inventory tax
- No personal property tax on intangibles
- No sales tax on raw materials when used as ingredients or component parts in manufacturing operations
- No sales tax on sales of energy for processing or manufacturing purposes
- No sales tax on water used exclusively in manufacturing and processing
- No sales tax on qualified agricultural machinery and equipment
- No sales tax on manufacturing machinery, equipment, and related services
- Sales and use tax refunds are available on qualified air and water pollution control equipment
- Sales and use tax refunds are available on property qualifying for certain investment incentives
York County and municipalities throughout the county require those engaging in new construction to apply for building permits. Fees associated with those permits vary upon the location but can be as little as $5. Below are sample building permit fees for new construction or remodel activities in York County.
City of York
Building permit fees are based on the value of the project as determined during the application procedure. This figure includes all building costs and labor. Building permit fees in York are as follows:
|Project Cost||Permit Fee|
|First $2000 Value||$20.00|
|Each Additional $1000 or part there of||$2.00|
Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing permit fees are $10.00 for issuance of permit plus inspection fees (minimum $10.00). Fees for these permits are billed upon final inspection of project. Other potential fees in the City of York are as follows:
|Permit Type||Permit Fee|
|Street Opening/Curb Cut Permit||$20.00|
|Sign Permit||$20 per sign|
|Floodplain Development Permit||No charge|
For more information regarding Building & Zoning regulations in the City of York, contact the staff at York County Development Corporation or visit the City of York’s website.
Building Permit fees for development in County jurisdiction are as follows:
|Other Than Agriculture Purposes||$25.00|
|Agriculture Purposes||No Fee|