Tax Rates

Property Tax Rates

City $0.540000 (eff. 10/1/2019)
Canton Independent School District $1.401
Van Zandt County $0.51423064 (eff. 10/1/2019)
Van Zandt Special Road Tax $0.10

Sales Tax Rates

State 6.25%
City 1.50%
Canton Economic Development Corp. 0.50%

Click here to view Monthly Sales Tax Allocation Reports 

Hotel Occupancy Tax Rates

State 6%
City 7%

A public information request may be submitted in writing to the City Secretary by mail at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, TX 75103, by fax at (903) 567-1793, via e-mail to or in person at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, Texas.  Click here for form.