Taxation and Revenue
Assessment Appeal Process, Personal Property Tax, City Revenues
Services and Information
Historical Tax Rates
Historical listing of Real Property Tax Rates for St. Louis City 1910 to Present
2014 Merchants and Manufacturers Tax Rate for St Louis City
Merchants and Manufacturers Tax Rate for St Louis City 2014
2014 Tax Rate for the City of St Louis
Tax Rate for the City of St Louis 2014
2015 Merchants and Manufacturers Tax Rate for City of St. Louis
2015 Merchants and Manufacturers Tax Rate for St. Louis City
2016 Business Personal Property Declaration
2016 Corporate/Business Personal Property Declaration with instructions
2016 Individual Personal Property Declaration
2016 Personal Property Declaration for Individuals
2017 Individual Personal Property Declaration
2017 Individual Personal Property Declarations
AARP Tax-Aide Program for Seniors
This service provides tax assistance during tax season at no charge to seniors residing in the City of St. Louis and persons working downtown St. Louis.
Investor Relations Additional Resources
Business Personal Property Declaration for 2017
2017 Corporate and Business Personal Property Declaration
City Debt Summary
City Debt Summary for municipal bonds issued directly and indirectly through City agencies to provide funding for capital projects throughout the City.
City of St. Louis earnings tax information
Enterprise Fund Revenue Bonds
The Water Division and Lambert Airport are two of the City’s Enterprise Funds.
General Obligation Bonds
The City issues General Obligation Bonds to finance and/or refinance various capital projects throughout the City, including, but not limited to infrastructure improvements, improvements to Police and Fire department buildings, purchase of equipment, etc.
How To Purchase St. Louis Bonds
Tells investors How To Purchase City of St. Louis Bonds
Investor relations provides information about current and upcoming bond issues of The City of St. Louis. Review the disclaimer and proceed.
Leasehold Revenue Bonds
The City has a number of outstanding lease-purchase agreements which can be characterized as capital leases.
Personal Property Tax
Information concerning Personal Property Tax, forms, copies, and pay online
Personal Property Tax Receipt
How to obtain a personal property tax receipt.
Property Assessment Appeals
Information on how to appeal your Property Assessment from the Assessor's Office.
Tax Rates for 2016
2016 Property Tax Rates for City of St Louis
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is available for low to moderate income residents making less than $52,000 per year who would like help preparing and filing their taxes.
Departments and Agencies
The Assessor's office assesses all property to fairly reflect market value and to accurately record and provide real estate and personal property information.
Collector of Revenue
The Collector of Revenue's office is responsible for collecting real-estate and personal property taxes, Water/Refuse bills, and the Earnings and Payroll Taxes for the City of St. Louis.
Certificate of Value Form (COV)
Certificate of Value Form for Sale and/or Transfer of Real Estate in the City of St Louis
Change of Address Form for Personal Property
Form to change mailing address for your vehicle, boat, etc in the City of St. Louis.
E-1 Form (Fillable)
Form E-1 is a tax return used by a resident individual taxpayer or a non-resident working in the City of St. Louis to file and pay the earnings tax due not withheld by the employer.
Form E-11 is a voluntary payment voucher used to make a pre-payment on individual and business earnings tax accounts.
E-1CR Form (Fillable)
Supplemental form to be filed along with Form E-1 for St. Louis residents who paid income taxes to another state or political subdivision
E-1R Form (Fillable)
Form E-1R is a tax return used by a non-resident of St. Louis to request a refund of tax withheld based on the fact that the employee had whole days worked out of the city. The number of days worked out of the city must be verified by the employer.
E-234 Form (Fillable)
Form E-234 is a business tax return to report and pay the earnings tax of 1% due
E-5 Form (Fillable)
A notice to cancel the Earnings Tax account due to closure, sale of the business, or termination of activities within the City of St. Louis.
E-6 Form (Fillable)
Form E-6 is an informational disbursement report used by Not-For-Profit organizations only to identify certain payments not reported on W-2's. Federal Form 1099-MISC can be substituted for the E-6 to report payments of $1000 or more.
E-8 Form (Fillable)
A notice to request an extension of time to file a business return. The business taxpayer is approved for a six month extension of time when no tax delinquency exists. The individual taxpayer is not allowed to file for an extension. Please be aware that an extension of time to file your return does not grant you any extension of time to pay your tax liability.
E-9 Form (Fillable)
Form E-9 is an application card to establish an account with the Earnings Tax Department
P-10/W-10 Forms (Fillable)
Form P-10 is a quarterly tax return to remit payroll expense tax of 1/2 of 1% (.005) of gross compensation paid to employees who are performing work or services in the City of St. Louis. The employer pays this tax.
W-11 Form (Fillable)
Employer's Monthly Deposit Form Earnings Tax Withheld (with Instructions)
W-3 Form (Fillable)
Earnings Tax Reconciliation (with Instructions)
2016 Board of Equalization Information
Board of Equalization Hearings Scheduled and Results for 2016
August 2015 Hearing Schedule for Board of Equalization
Scheduled Dockets for Hearings before the City of St. Louis Board of Equalization in the Month of August 2015
Continuation of July 2015 Board of Equalization Hearing Schedule
Scheduled Dockets for Hearings before the Board of Equalization in the Month of July 2015 (Continued)
July 2015 Board of Equalization Hearing Schedule
Scheduled Dockets for Hearings before the City of St Louis Board of Equalization in the month of July 2015
License Tax Fee Schedule, Special Tax District Information, Downloadable Tax Forms
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