In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
The Terrebonne Parish Sales & Use Tax Department's mission is to serve the public in an efficient, effective, and confidential manner.
Our goal is to collect all taxes due and safeguard all receipts until disbursed to the entities in a timely manner. We serve as a single collector of local sales & use taxes for the following entities:
Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government
Terrebonne Parish School Board
Terrebonne Parish Sheriff
Terrebonne Levee & Conservation District
The Department also administers and collects occupational licenses for businesses located within the parish, as well as the hotel/motel occupancy tax, and charitable gaming permits.
Our department is staffed with eight (8) employees whose number one priority is to earn and maintain the trust of all citizens and operate the department with the highest moral and ethical standards.