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Meals Tax

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Governor Northam and the Augusta County Board of Supervisors have declared a State of Emergency related to the COVID-19 virus.  Public access to the Government Center has been restricted to essential business.   

Meals Tax Returns and payment are due the 20th of each month .  Please use one of the return methods listed below.

  1. Return by mail.  Commissioner of the Revenue, P.O. Box 959, Verona, VA  24482
  2. Drop box located in front of the Building close to the drive through window.
  3. Turn in at drive through window.

Every business in Augusta County is required to collect a 4% food tax on the amount paid for meals purchased from any food establishment, whether prepared in such food establishment or not and whether consumed on premises or not.


The Commissioner will provide the necessary forms which are due on or before the 20th of the following month.


If you have misplaced the Meals Tax Form please print it, fill it out, once complete, please mail to PO Box 959 Verona, VA  24482 or hand deliver to our office.




For further information, call 540-245-5640