New Pekin Sales Tax Took Effect July 1
Pekin businesses are reminded the combined sales tax rate for general merchandise increased from 8.00% to 8.50% effective July 1, 2017.
Additionally, the City of Pekin continues to collect a 2% Food and Beverage Sales Tax and a 2% Packaged Liquor Sales Tax. These rates did not change.
These rates are only for those businesses in the City of Pekin.