Sales Tax States
Alabama

Reverse Sales Tax Calculator of Alabama for 2018

Reverse calculation of the general sales taxes of Alabama State for 2018

How 2018 Sales taxes are calculated in Alabama

The state general sales tax rate of Alabama is 4%. Cities and/or municipalities of Alabama are allowed to collect their own rate that can get up to 5% in city sales tax.

Every 2018 combined rates mentioned above are the results of Alabama state rate (4%), the county rate (0% to 5%), the Alabama cities rate (0% to 5%), and in some case, special rate (0% to 3%).

The Alabama's tax rate may change depending of the type of purchase. Some of the Alabama tax type are: Consumers use, rental tax, sales tax, sellers use, lodgings tax and more.

Please refer to the Alabama website for more sales taxes information.

Alabama state rate(s) for 2018

4% is the smallest possible tax rate (Cardiff, Alabama)
5%, 5.5%, 6%, 6.5%, 7%, 7.5%, 7.625%, 7.75%, 8%, 8.5%, 8.75%, 9%, 9.5%, 10%, 10.5% are all the other possible sales tax rates of Alabama cities.
11% is the highest possible tax rate (York, Alabama)

The average combined rate of every zip code in Alabama is 7.726%

Rates changes

Some changes has been made in Alabama for county, city and/or special rates in 2018 compared to 2017 Q3.

List of 5 Alabama cities and their changes

City Name County Rate City Rate Special Rate
Centreville4%2% (+1%) 0%
Montevallo1%5% (+1%) 0%
Birmingham1%4% (+2%) 1%
Gadsden1%5% (+1%) 0%
Geraldine1%0%2% (+0.5%)

Other 2018 sales tax fact for Alabama

As of 2018, there is 203 out of 596 cities in Alabama that charge city sales tax for a ratio of 34.06%.

There is also 407 out of 873 zip codes in Alabama that are being charged city sales tax for a ratio of 46.621%.

Last sales taxes rates update

The last rates update has been made on January 2018.

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