Ohio sales tax

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Ohio state sales tax rate

5.75%
Base state sales tax rate 5.75%
Local rate range* 0%-2.25%
Total rate range* 5.75%-8%

* Due to varying local sales tax rates, we strongly recommend using our Ohio sales tax calculator to determine the exact sales tax rate for your location.

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Ohio sales tax details

The Ohio (OH) state sales tax rate is currently 5.75%. Depending on local municipalities, the total tax rate can be as high as 8%.

Other, local-level tax rates in the state of Ohio are quite complex compared against local-level tax rates in other states. Ohio sales tax may also be levied at the city/county/school/transportation and SPD (special purpose district) levels.

Effective August 1, 2019, remote marketplace facilitators must collect and remit sales or use tax on all sales into the state if it makes or facilitates more than $100,000 in gross sales or at least 200 transactions of taxable or exempt tangible personal property or services in the state in the current or previous calendar year. 

The Ohio Department of Revenue requires any person or business making retail sales of taxable tangible personal property or taxable services to obtain a vendor’s license and collect and remit sales tax.

Ohio Sales Tax Rate Guide

Ohio sales tax guide for businesses

Our free, online guide covers all aspects of managing Ohio sales tax compliance. Topics include:

  • Business registration
  • Collecting sales tax
  • Filing sales tax returns
  • State nexus obligations
  • And more!

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Local Ohio sales tax rates

City County State Sales Tax Rate County Sales Tax Rate City Sales Tax Rate Special Sales Tax Rate Total Sales Tax Rate
Columbus Delaware County 5.75% 1.25% 0.00% 0.50% 7.50%
Cleveland Cuyahoga County 5.75% 2.25% 0.00% Specify Address 8.00% (1)
Cincinnati Hamilton County 5.75% 0.75% 0.00% Specify Address 6.50% (1)
Toledo Lucas County 5.75% 1.50% 0.00% Specify Address 7.25% (1)
Akron Summit County 5.75% 1.00% 0.00% Specify Address 6.75% (1)
Dayton Montgomery County 5.75% 1.75% 0.00% Specify Address 7.50% (1)
Parma Cuyahoga County 5.75% 2.25% 0.00% Specify Address 8.00% (1)
Canton Stark County 5.75% 0.75% 0.00% Specify Address 6.50% (1)
Youngstown Mahoning County 5.75% 1.50% 0.00% Specify Address 7.25% (1)
Lorain Lorain County 5.75% 1.00% 0.00% Specify Address 6.75% (1)
  1. In some Ohio cities, special sales tax rates depend on the exact street address. Use our sales tax calculator below to determine your exact rate.

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Ohio sales tax resources

Ohio sales tax quick reference guide

This one-page guide to Ohio sales tax covers collection, filing, and due dates. Think of it as your compliance cheat-sheet.

Ohio sales tax rate changes

Need to know which sales tax rates in Ohio are changing? Check out our tax rate change tracker for details.