Business Guide

As a business owner, you might have several questions about a food and beverage tax in Merrillville.

The Town of Merrillville prepared a letter explaining the food and beverage tax. The letter has many resources regarding how to collect the excise tax. Click here to view the letter.

The State of Indiana has a guide that explains a variety of matters, including which transactions are subject to the tax, how to register your business, and how to pay the tax. The guide also has Indiana Department of Revenue contact information if you need additional assistance. Click here to access the food and beverage tax business guide.

The State of Indiana also offers a Sales Tax Bulletin, which explains the interaction between the sales tax and food and beverage tax. The bulletin provides extensive examples in its appendices. Click here to read the bulletin.