CHAPTER 7. COUNTY COMMISSIONS AND OFFICERS.

§7-27-30.  State level administration of county transportation sales and use taxes required; fee for services.

(a) State administration required. – Any county commission that imposes a county transportation sales and use tax may not administer, collect or enforce those taxes.  Authority to administer, collect and enforce county transportation sales and use taxes is vested solely in the Tax Commissioner as required by article fifteen-b, chapter eleven of this code.

(b) Fee for services. – The Tax Commissioner may assess a fee to be retained from collections authorized by this article.  Said fee shall not exceed the lesser of the cost of the service provided or five percent of the net amount of the taxes imposed pursuant to this article that are collected by the Tax Commissioner during any fiscal year, notwithstanding any provision of this code or rule to the contrary.  For purposes of calculating the cost of the service provided, the provisions of section eleven-c, article ten, chapter eleven of this code and the legislative rules promulgated pursuant thereto shall be utilized.

(c) Deposit of fees in special revenue account. – The fees retained by the Tax Commissioner pursuant to subsection (b) of this section shall be deposited in the Local Sales Tax and Excise Tax Administration Fund, created pursuant to section eleven-c, article ten, chapter eleven of this code.

§7-27-30. State level administration of county transportation sales and use taxes required; fee for services.