The Alabama Department of Revenue (DOR) Sept. 10 announced tax rate changes in City of Chelsea, effective Oct. 1. On Aug. 6, the governing body of the city adopted an ordinance levying a sales and use, leasing rental, excise tax, effective Oct. 15. The sales tax rates, including on admissions to places of amusement and entertainment increased to 5 percent. The rental tax general rate, and rates on automobiles and linen is 3 percent. The 2 percent rate applies to the retail price of food for human consumption sold through vending machines and machines, parts, and machinery attachments used to...