Tax rate rises April 1

Sales tax in Ridgefield will rise to 8.4% effective April 1, and the tax rate at the junction will rise to 8.6%.

The tax will be used for transportation purposes. Businesses must collect the appropriate new rate of sales tax for retail sales and services provided within Clark County.

Persons or businesses within these areas will be subject to the new rate of use tax on items purchased for their personal or business use if sales tax has not been paid.