How much is California sales tax?

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The California sales tax rate is currently 6.25%. However, California adds a mandatory local rate of 1.25% that increases the total state sales and use tax base to 7.5%. Depending on local municipalities, the total tax rate can be as high at 10.0%.
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Being a resident of Alaska do you have to pay sales tax in California?

Yes you do. Just because you are a resident of Alaska does not make you exempt from any kind of sales tax. If you go to another city, state, country, or whatever, you MUST abide by their laws. If California has sales tax, then you must pay it if you want to shop there. However, shopping in Seattle, ( Full Answer )

Do California Cities pay sales tax?

California cities are exempt from paying taxes themselves. However,many cities in California have a city tax that residents must payin addition to any other taxes. City tax is often added to thestate sales tax.

Does California charge sales tax on take out food from restaurants?

Yes. And this becomes very confusing because some places do, and some do not. Like Starbucks vs. Coffee Bean. It's a good question, and the answer is yes, they do, because in general they must, but some places like Coffee Bean don't, and that's what makes it confusing. Here's why they tax. Nowa ( Full Answer )

How much is sale tax in NJ?

Sales tax is 7% in New Jersey. The tax rate tends to change duringelection times and sometimes individual counties vote for differenttax rates.

How much is sales tax in Chicago?

The sales tax in Chicago was 9.5% at the time of this post. To find the latest rate, see 'Sources and related links' below.

How much is inheritance tax in california?

California no longer collects inheritance tax. This law wasabolished in June of 1982. Any inheritance received is tax free inthis state.

How much is the sales tax in Pennsylvania?

'Sources and related links' below has the rate per city. Pennsylvania imposes a 6% state sales tax on taxable goods and services (exemptions from sales tax include food, clothing, drugs, textbooks, resale items and residential heating fuels). A local sales tax of 1% or 2% is also collected on the sa ( Full Answer )

How much is property tax in California?

The property tax in California can vary from year to year. However, to calculate the California property tax for one's home is quite simple. The tax can not exceed more than 1% of the home's value and can not increase more than 2% from the previous year.

How much is sales tax in ca?

It depends on the city - see 'Sources and related links' below for the rate per city.

How much sales tax will you pay on a new car purchased in California?

State is now 8% but it could be more depending on where you buy it. Different cities/counties add to the basic tax. Some places are nearly 10%. Our registration fees have now doubled too, so if you get a new car think of that. My Pruis will now run me 250.00 for a 5 year old car this is up from the ( Full Answer )

Is sales tax in California fair?

Personally i think not and is going up i can t eve buy a pair of heals with out paying $20.00 dollars of tax. its so unfair honestly were does it go to? well that's my point of view.

How much is sales tax for cars in California?

Depending where the car is purchased and registered. Cities, counties have different tax bases. If you purchase a car in Tracy (8.750%) or Tahoe City (8.250%) and registered the car in Pleasanton (9.750%) or Oakland (9.750%) DMV would charge the additional monies.

Sales tax rate in California?

The sales tax rate varies by city in California. 'Sources and related links' below has a list of rates per city.

What is the California sales tax rate?

It depends on the city/county in California. Check out the 'Sources and related links' below for info on the rates there.

How much is sales tax in Tennessee?

It depends on where the purchase is made in Tennessee. See 'Sources and related links' below for the rate by city.

How much sales tax on alcohol in NJ?

The sales tax on alcohol in New Jersey (NJ) is $0.88 per gallon.This amount is considered to be the 22nd highest in the UnitedStates as of 2014.

Is there sales tax on bottled water sold in California?

Right now there is no TAX on bottled water in California. The BOE determines which product are taxed and no city or county can change the BOE determination. Regulation 1602 says all non-carbonated beveraqes are considered food and are not to be taxed.

How much is the sales tax for a new car?

well you need to calculate the average of the tax amount so say the price was 35,000.59 so say the tax was 20.00 so 35,020.59 would be the price in total.

Do you have to pay California sales tax on the restocking fee?

It depends. If the restocking fee is a percentage of the sale price then the percentage will be taken from the total sale, including the tax. In other words you refund will include a prorated portion of the tax. If it is a fixed amount such as $20 then it must exclude tax or the retailer will ( Full Answer )

How much sales tax in Seattle?

"Sources and related links" below has the current rate. It was 9.5% at the time of this post.

Do you pay California sales tax when you have your carpet cleaned?

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How much is Sales Tax in Washington?

Washington state has a 6.5% statewide sales tax but cities and counties add additional rates. See 'Sources and related links' below for the current rates by city.

How much is sales tax on auto in Arkansas?

The sales tax and use rate is 6 percent across Arkansas with one exception. In Texarkana, that rate is 7 percent. A local tax may also be assessed.. Please see related link below..

What is the current rate of California sales tax?

As of January 2013 the California sales tax is listed to be 7.50%, which is currently temporary until the end of 2016, where it will drop by 0.25%. This is the highest minimum state sales tax in the United States.

Where can someone find information about California sales tax?

Someone can find information about California sales tax in BOE (Board of Equalization). In their website or in their branch.Many smart shoppers can find bargains online, but don't realize they can incur a tax bill in the process. California law requires tax on in-state purchases, and also requires t ( Full Answer )

What is the sales tax in the state of California?

The sales tax in the state of California, which is part of the United States of America, is very high. The sales tax in the state of California is 7.50% but can go as high as 9%.

Describe briefly the California sales tax rate?

The California sales tax rate is made up of other city, county, and state taxes. California Sales Tax is also higher than most other states because there is a use tax added onto the sales tax. The additional use tax can be as much as 1% or as low as 0.10%

How much is sales tax in Colorado?

The state-wide sales tax in Colorado is 2.9%. Additional taxes may exist in certain cities, counties, and special districts, though these rates may vary.

How much is state sales tax in Fla?

The Florida (FL) state sales tax rate is currently 6%. Depending onlocal municipalities, the total tax rate can be as high as 7.5%.

How much sales tax in nc?

The North Carolina (NC) state sales tax rate is currently 4.75% . Depending on local municipalities, the total tax ratecan be as high as 7.5%.

How much sales tax in Arizona?

The Arizona sales tax rate is currently 5.6% . In Arizona,each county, city and special district can add sales taxes on topof the state rate.