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Notification of Local Rate Change to Comptroller

Pursuant to Annotated Code of Maryland, Tax-General Article 10-106(b), a county must provide notice of a county income tax rate change to the Comptroller on or before July 1 prior to the effective date of the rate change.

To give notice of a county income tax rate change, you must submit a certified copy of the County Council passed ordinance or bill on or before the deadline required by law.

You should mail your notice to:

The Honorable Peter Franchot
Comptroller of Maryland
P.O. Box 466
Annapolis, MD 21404-0466

You should also cc Sharonne Bonardi and Wayne Green at:

Sharonne Bonardi, Deputy Comptroller
Comptroller of Maryland
P.O. Box 466
Annapolis, MD 21404-0466

Wayne Green, Director
Revenue Administration Division
Comptroller of Maryland
P.O. Box 1829
Annapolis, MD 21404-1829

Resources for Local Governments Regarding Local Income Tax Requirements
  • Local Income Tax Distribution Archive - County by county and city by town distributions of local income tax. Also included in the distribution of local income tax revenue are comparisons of delinquent distributions and fiduciary distributions by county, (net of municipalities) and by municipality.
  • Local Income Tax Rate Changes - Instructions on how to notify the State of Maryland Comptroller's Office of changes to local income tax rates by counties
  • Local Tax Rates: A chart depicting each county and the City of Baltimore's local income tax rates.
  • Income Tax Summary Report Archive - This summary report is an analysis of Maryland resident and nonresident personal income tax returns filed for a given calendar year.

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  Local and County Tax Rates
  Local Income Tax Rate Changes
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