The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced inflation adjustments to the federal excise tax (FET) rates on air transportation for 2013. The adjusted rates are:
- Percentage Tax – 7.5%
- Domestic Segment Fee – $3.90
- International Arrival/Departure Head Tax – $17.20
- Hawaii/Alaska Flight Tax – $8.60
The adjusted rates are effective for air transportation taken starting January 1, 2013.