US Sales Tax rates

Below is a summary of US Sales Tax by State. This gives the headline state rates, but there may be numerous local rates in the many thousands of taxing authorities and jurisdictions.

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Calculating US Sales Tax rates is only a small step toward US Sales Tax compliance. In most cases it is necessary to file returns to each jurisdiction for which sales tax is collected. This process can be time consuming if done manually. However, return filing can be automated with the right software, find out more about individual US state sales tax on taxrates.com below.
 


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