Sales Tax (Variation By County)
Sales tax varies by county.
The basic state tax rate is 7.25% with some districts adding voter approved special taxing jurisdictions or district taxes. Voter approved special taxing often provides revenue for additional city or county projects such as libraries, transit projects, stadiums, etc. For additional explanation, consumers may contact the California Board of Equalization.
Board of Equalization
450 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814