- Tax Information
Transaction Privilege Tax
The City of Surprise is a program city, which operates under the Model City Tax Code. Transaction privilege tax is filed with the State of Arizona Department of Revenue using a Transaction Privilege, Use, and Severance Tax Return (TPT-2).
Use Tax is a tax on tangible personal property which is purchased or leased for storage or use in the City on which tax was not paid at the time of purchase or rental.
Government Property Lease Excise Tax (GPLET)
The city of Surprise does not have any leases that meet the requirements of the Government Property Lease Excise Tax (GPLET) Properties program.