2021 sales tax rates for the United States

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  • At-a-glance state and local rates are provided in the table below.
  • Select a state for more details and to download the state rate table by ZIP code.
  • Note: Use the following rates as an estimate. Use our rate calculator below for greater accuracy. It details each rate to three decimal places.
  State base rate Local range Total range
Alabama 0%–7% 0%-7%  4%-11%
Alaska 0% 0%–7.5% 0%–7.5%
Arizona 5.60% 0%–5.6% 5.6%–11.2%
Arkansas 6.50% 0%–5% 6.5%–11.5%
California 6.00% 0.15%–3% 7.25%–10.25%
Colorado 2.90% 0%–8.3% 2.9%–11.2%
Connecticut 6.35% N/A 6.35%
Delaware 0% N/A 0%–0%
Florida 6% 0%–2% 6%–8%
Georgia 4% 0%–5% 4%–9%
Hawaii 4% 0%–0.5% 4%–4.5%
Idaho 6% 0%–3%
6%–9%
Illinois 6.25% 0%–4.75%
6.25%–11%
Indiana 7% N/A 7%
Iowa 6% 0%–2%
6%–8%
Kansas 6.50% 0%–4.1%
6.5%–10.6%
Kentucky 6% N/A 6%
Louisiana 4.45% 0%–7%
4.45%–11.45%
Maine 5.50% N/A 5.50%
Maryland 6% 0% 6%
Massachusetts 5.60% N/A 6.25%
Michigan 6% 6% N/A
Minnesota 6.88% 0%–1.5%
6.875%–8.375%
Mississippi 7% 0%–1%
7%–8%
Missouri 4.23% 0%–5.875%
4.225%–10.1%
Montana 0% N/A N/A
Nebraska 5.50% 0%–2%
5.5%–7.5%
Nevada 4.60% 0%–3.665%
4.6%–8.265%
New Hampshire 0% N/A N/A
New Jersey 6.63% N/A N/A
New Mexico 5.13% 0%–3.9375%
5.125%–9.0625%
New York 4% 0%–4.875%
4%–8.875%
North Carolina 4.75% 0%–2.75%
4.75%–7.5%
North Dakota 5% 0%–3.5%
5%–8.5%
Ohio 5.75% 0%–2.25%
5.75%–8%
Oklahoma 4.50% 0%–7%
4.5%–11.5%
Oregon 0% N/A 0%
Pennsylvania 6% 0%–2.0%
6.0%–8.0%
Rhode Island 7% N/A 7%
South Carolina 6% 0%–3%
6%–9%
South Dakota 4.50% 0%–2%
4.5%–6.5%
Tennessee 7% 0%–3%
7%–10%
Texas 6.25% 0.125%–2%
6.375%–8.25%
Utah 4.70% 0%–4%
4.7%–8.7%
Vermont 6% 0%–1%
6%–7%
Virginia 4.30% 0%–2.7%
4.3%–7%
Washington 6.50% 0%–3.9%
6.5%–10.4%
West Virginia 6% 0%–1%
6%–7%
Wisconsin 5% 0%–0.6%
5%–5.6%
Wyoming 4% 0%–2%
4%–6%


Local rate range is the combination of the base state rate and the mandatory local rate. Local rates can vary greatly within each jurisdiction and are also determined by what is being sold.

  State base rate Local range Total range
Alabama 0%–7% 0%-7%  4%-11%
Alaska 0% 0%–7.5% 0%–7.5%
Arizona 5.60% 0%–5.6% 5.6%–11.2%
Arkansas 6.50% 0%–5% 6.5%–11.5%
California 6.00% 0.15%–3% 7.25%–10.25%
Colorado 2.90% 0%–8.3% 2.9%–11.2%
Connecticut 6.35% N/A 6.35%
Delaware 0% N/A 0%–0%
Florida 6% 0%–2% 6%–8%
Georgia 4% 0%–5% 4%–9%
Hawaii 4% 0%–0.5% 4%–4.5%
Idaho 6% 0%–3%
6%–9%
Illinois 6.25% 0%–4.75%
6.25%–11%
Indiana 7% N/A 7%
Iowa 6% 0%–2%
6%–8%
Kansas 6.50% 0%–4.1%
6.5%–10.6%
Kentucky 6% N/A 6%
Louisiana 4.45% 0%–7%
4.45%–11.45%
Maine 5.50% N/A 5.50%
Maryland 6% 0% 6%
Massachusetts 5.60% N/A 6.25%
Michigan 6% 6% N/A
Minnesota 6.88% 0%–1.5%
6.875%–8.375%
Mississippi 7% 0%–1%
7%–8%
Missouri 4.23% 0%–5.875%
4.225%–10.1%
Montana 0% N/A N/A
Nebraska 5.50% 0%–2%
5.5%–7.5%
Nevada 4.60% 0%–3.665%
4.6%–8.265%
New Hampshire 0% N/A N/A
New Jersey 6.63% N/A N/A
New Mexico 5.13% 0%–3.9375%
5.125%–9.0625%
New York 4% 0%–4.875%
4%–8.875%
North Carolina 4.75% 0%–2.75%
4.75%–7.5%
North Dakota 5% 0%–3.5%
5%–8.5%
Ohio 5.75% 0%–2.25%
5.75%–8%
Oklahoma 4.50% 0%–7%
4.5%–11.5%
Oregon 0% N/A 0%
Pennsylvania 6% 0%–2.0%
6.0%–8.0%
Rhode Island 7% N/A 7%
South Carolina 6% 0%–3%
6%–9%
South Dakota 4.50% 0%–2%
4.5%–6.5%
Tennessee 7% 0%–3%
7%–10%
Texas 6.25% 0.125%–2%
6.375%–8.25%
Utah 4.70% 0%–4%
4.7%–8.7%
Vermont 6% 0%–1%
6%–7%
Virginia 4.30% 0%–2.7%
4.3%–7%
Washington 6.50% 0%–3.9%
6.5%–10.4%
West Virginia 6% 0%–1%
6%–7%
Wisconsin 5% 0%–0.6%
5%–5.6%
Wyoming 4% 0%–2%
4%–6%

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  • There are often multiple sales tax rates per ZIP code, county, and city.
  • ZIP codes often overlap, or become subsets of other ZIP codes, or represent no geographic region at all.
  • ZIP codes aren't stable. In any given year, the USPS makes numerous boundary changes to ZIP code areas

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  • While most taxable products are subject to the combined tax rate, some items are taxed differently at the state and local levels, so be sure to apply the correct taxes to your sale.

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