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Welcome to Cass County, North Dakota
Cass County Sales Tax
Cass County Sales Tax

Cass County ,Government currently has a one-half percent local sales tax authorized by county voters.

Local sales tax collections are administered under contract with the Office of North Dakota State Tax Commissioner who serves as a resource for local businesses on sales tax collection and reporting.

The amount of sales tax allocated is as follows:

  Purpose   Rate   Authorization
  Flood Control   1/2 cent  20 years:  April 1, 2011 - March 31, 2031

Flood Control Measures Sales Tax

On November 2, 2010, county citizens voted to Amend Article 9 of the Cass County Home Rule Charter to authorize collection of a one-half of one percent (1/2%) sales, use, and gross receipts tax for a period of up to twenty consecutive years to be used for the engineering, land purchase, construction, and maintenance of a Red River Diversion and other flood control measures or the payment of special assessments or debt incurred for a Red River Diversion and other flood control measures as authorized by the Cass County Commission.

For current flood sales tax collections and expenses click here.


For additional information on County Measure 1, Flood Protection Sales, Use and Gross Receipts Tax Proposal that will be on the 2016 General Election Ballot,  click here.


In addition, the City of Fargo has a flood control sales tax as outlined on their website at,