Wyoming state sales tax rate4%
* Due to varying local sales tax rates, we strongly recommend using our Wyoming sales tax calculator to look up the exact sales tax rate for your location.
NOTE: The outbreak of COVID-19 (caused by the coronavirus) may have impacted sales tax filing due dates in Wyoming. Please consult your local tax authority for specific details. For more information, visit our ongoing coverage of the virus and its impact on sales tax compliance.
Wyoming sales tax information
The Wyoming (WY) state sales tax rate is currently 4%. Depending on local municipalities, the total tax rate can be as high as 6%.
Prescription drugs and groceries are exempt from sales tax. The use tax is the same rate as the tax rate of the county where the purchaser resides.
Wyoming was listed in Kiplinger’s 2011 10 tax-friendly states for retirees due to the low sales tax rate and a cap of no more than 1% more that can be added by local jurisdictions. Property taxes are only levied on 9.5% of the assessed value of the home.
Candy is considered food and is generally exempt unless sold from a vending machine. Candy from a vending machine is considered to be designed for immediate consumption and is therefore taxable.
Wyoming is a member of the Streamlined Sales Tax (SST). Avalara is a Certified Service Provider (CSP) for SST.
Wyoming imposes sales tax on the retail sale or lease of tangible personal property, admissions fees, and some services. As a Streamlined Sales Tax state, Wyoming encourages businesses without a sales tax obligation to register with the state and collect.
Wyoming sales tax guide for businesses
Our free, online guide covers all aspects of managing Wyoming sales tax compliance. Topics include:
- Business registration
- Collecting sales tax
- Filing sales tax returns
- State nexus obligations
- And more!
Wyoming sales tax calculator
Enter a valid address below to look up the sales tax rate for the exact location
Why can't I just use the ZIP code?
- 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.
For the most accurate sales tax rate, use an exact street address.
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Combined Tax Rate%
What do these tax rates mean?
The combined tax rate is the total sales tax rate of the jurisdiction for the address you submitted.
The jurisdiction breakdown shows the different sales tax rates making up the combined rate.
While most taxable products are subject to the combined sales tax rate, some items are taxed differently at state and local levels. Be sure to apply the correct sales tax rate to your sale.
The rates presented are current for the date and time you submitted the address, but may change at any time with new tax legislation.
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How to use this sales tax rate
Determine who's responsible to collect and remit the sales tax amount.
Determine if your product or service is taxable in the responsible party’s jurisdictions.
Apply the sales tax rate shown above to your taxable product or service’s value.
Wyoming sales tax resources
This one-page guide to Wyoming sales tax covers collection, filing, and due dates. Think of it as your compliance cheat-sheet.
Just getting started? Our Wyoming Sales Tax Guide for Businesses can help you understand the ins and outs of sales tax compliance.