Sales Tax Calculator - California

$
%

Sales tax calculator to help you calculate tax amount and total amount. It gives you taxable amount, tax and total amount in California.

  • Type Sale Value
  • Check Result

Tax Calculation

$
%
$

What is the sales tax rate in California state?

Sales tax in California is charged at a combined rate of 8.39%. The averate state tax rate is 6.00%. Average county and city tax rates are 0.25% and 0.77%. Check list of counties with tax rates.

Tax Rates in California

State Rate6.00%
County Rate0.25%
City Rate0.77%
Special Rate1.92%
Combined Rate8.39%

Counties with highest Sales Tax Rates in California

CountyTax Rates
Los Angeles County9.70%
San Mateo County9.38%
Alameda County9.36%
Santa Clara County9.15%
Santa Cruz County9.08%
Contra Costa County8.65%
San Benito County8.65%
Marin County8.52%
San Francisco County8.50%
Sonoma County8.46%

Counties with lowest Sales Tax Rates in California

CountyTax Rates
Trinity County7.25
Alpine County7.25
Lassen County7.25
Tuolumne County7.25
Sutter County7.25
Modoc County7.25
Shasta County7.27
Calaveras County7.28
Sierra County7.28
Tehama County7.30

Sales Tax Rates in California by Counties

COUNTY COMBINED RATE STATE RATE COUNTY RATE CITY RATE SPECIAL RATE
Lake County 7.55% 6.00% 0.25% 1.50% 1.00%
Tulare County 8.05% 6.00% 0.25% 0.88% 1.50%
Amador County 7.75% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.50%
Trinity County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
Santa Barbara County 8.13% 6.00% 0.25% 0.98% 1.50%
Sierra County 7.28% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.03%
Los Angeles County 9.70% 6.00% 0.25% 0.79% 3.22%
Santa Cruz County 9.08% 6.00% 0.25% 0.68% 2.52%
Stanislaus County 7.91% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.63%
Del Norte County 7.54% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.29%
Mariposa County 7.75% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.50%
Nevada County 7.71% 6.00% 0.25% 0.83% 1.25%
Marin County 8.52% 6.00% 0.25% 0.58% 2.00%
Alpine County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
Lassen County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
Tuolumne County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
Siskiyou County 7.30% 6.00% 0.25% 0.42% 1.00%
Riverside County 8.19% 6.00% 0.25% 1.04% 1.50%
Calaveras County 7.28% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
San Benito County 8.65% 6.00% 0.25% 1.00% 2.00%
Tehama County 7.30% 6.00% 0.25% 0.38% 1.00%
Napa County 7.79% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.50%
Shasta County 7.27% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
Madera County 7.94% 6.00% 0.25% 0.63% 1.50%
Glenn County 7.32% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
Sacramento County 8.33% 6.00% 0.25% 0.97% 1.52%
Ventura County 7.45% 6.00% 0.25% 0.70% 1.00%
Sonoma County 8.46% 6.00% 0.25% 0.73% 2.00%
Plumas County 7.31% 6.00% 0.25% 1.00% 1.00%
San Luis Obispo County 7.49% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
Inyo County 7.85% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.60%
Imperial County 7.87% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.50%
San Joaquin County 8.38% 6.00% 0.25% 1.01% 1.50%
San Diego County 7.86% 6.00% 0.25% 0.71% 1.50%
Placer County 7.34% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.02%
Santa Clara County 9.15% 6.00% 0.25% 0.24% 2.75%
Merced County 7.93% 6.00% 0.25% 0.57% 1.50%
Sutter County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
Colusa County 7.32% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
Humboldt County 7.88% 6.00% 0.25% 0.79% 1.50%
Orange County 8.01% 6.00% 0.25% 1.12% 1.50%
Kern County 7.58% 6.00% 0.25% 1.00% 1.03%
El Dorado County 7.35% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.02%
Mendocino County 7.94% 6.00% 0.25% 1.00% 1.62%
Fresno County 8.04% 6.00% 0.25% 0.84% 1.73%
Contra Costa County 8.65% 6.00% 0.25% 0.81% 2.00%
San Bernardino County 7.84% 6.00% 0.25% 0.42% 1.51%
Yuba County 8.21% 6.00% 0.25% 0.75% 1.83%
Solano County 8.13% 6.00% 0.25% 0.92% 1.13%
Alameda County 9.36% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 3.00%
Modoc County 7.25% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 1.00%
San Francisco County 8.50% 6.00% 0.25% 0.00% 2.25%
Mono County 7.32% 6.00% 0.25% 0.50% 1.00%
Monterey County 8.39% 6.00% 0.25% 1.24% 1.50%
Yolo County 7.65% 6.00% 0.25% 0.94% 1.00%
Butte County 7.33% 6.00% 0.25% 0.67% 1.00%
Kings County 7.36% 6.00% 0.25% 1.00% 1.00%
San Mateo County 9.38% 6.00% 0.25% 0.38% 2.99%

What is California sales tax rates in 2020?

California sales tax rates in Jul 2020 are:
State Tax Rate6.00%
County Tax Rate0.25%
City Tax Rate0.77%
Special Tax Rate1.92%
Combined Tax Rate8.39%

Which county has highest sales tax rates in California?

Counties with highest Sales Tax Rates are:
  • Los Angeles County - 9.70%
  • San Mateo County - 9.38%
  • Alameda County - 9.36%
  • Santa Clara County - 9.15%
  • Santa Cruz County - 9.08%
  • Contra Costa County - 8.65%
  • San Benito County - 8.65%
  • Marin County - 8.52%
  • San Francisco County - 8.50%
  • Sonoma County - 8.46%

Which county has lowest sales tax rates in California?

Counties with lowest Sales Tax Rates are:
  • Trinity County - 7.25%
  • Alpine County - 7.25%
  • Lassen County - 7.25%
  • Tuolumne County - 7.25%
  • Sutter County - 7.25%
  • Modoc County - 7.25%
  • Shasta County - 7.27%
  • Calaveras County - 7.28%
  • Sierra County - 7.28%
  • Tehama County - 7.30%

Which city has higehst sales tax rates in California?

Cities with highest Sales Tax Rates are:
  • Greenfield - 1.75%
  • Lakeport - 1.50%
  • El Cerrito - 1.50%
  • Port Hueneme Cbc Base - 1.50%
  • Salinas - 1.50%
  • Marina - 1.50%
  • Clearlake Park - 1.50%
  • Seaside - 1.50%
  • Palm Springs - 1.50%
  • Santa Ana - 1.50%

Which city has lowest sales tax rates in California?

Cities with lowest Sales Tax Rates are:
  • San Andreas - 0.00%
  • Moccasin - 0.00%
  • Garden Valley - 0.00%
  • French Camp - 0.00%
  • Costa Mesa - 0.00%
  • Fort Dick - 0.00%
  • Redcrest - 0.00%
  • Lotus - 0.00%
  • Sunol - 0.00%
  • Yountville - 0.00%

How to calculate sales tax for California?

Multiply taxable value with applicable sales tax rate. For example, if you are selling any product or service for $100, then you can calculate sales tax by multiplying 100$ with sales tax rate. In California, average sales tax rate is 8.3873. Multiply sell value with 8.3873 to get tax amount. Further, you should check tax rates applicable in each county to arrive at correct calculation. Each county has separate sales tax rate along with state and city tax rates.