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      Tax Foundation says Arkansas ranks No. 2 in highest combined state-local sales tax

      CONWAY (Log Cabin) - Arkansas has the second highest combined state-local sales tax rate in the United States for 2014, according to a report released this morning from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation.

      Arkansas' combined state-local sales tax rate comes in at 9.19 percent, the second highest rate under Tennessee with the highest combined state-local sales tax rate of all 50 states at 9.45 percent.

      Arkansas' state tax rate is 6.50 percent, ranking No. 9 overall, but the state comes in at No. 2 when combined with an average local tax rate of 2.69 percent, bringing the combined rate to 9.19 percent.

      Click here for more on this story from the Log Cabin Democrat.

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