Taxes

Mississippi has no property taxes, and a low rate of income and sales tax, making it an affordable place to live.

Taxes paid as a percent of income (personal and corporate)

  • 3% on the first $5,000
  • 4% on the second $5,000
  • 5% on anything in excess of $10,000

Sales tax

  • 7% statewide
  • Specific items are taxed at different rates. See the Sales Tax Rates (MS Dept. of Revenue)

Franchise taxes

  • $2.50 per $1,000 of the value of capital employed or assessed property values, no less than $25

Kemper County Taxes

  • Kemper County Millage Rate: 90
  • Town of DeKalb Millage Rate: 119.12
  • Town of Scooba Millage Rate: 124.52

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