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Sales Tax Calculator of Alabama for 2019

Calculation of the general sales taxes of Alabama State for 2019

How 2019 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 2019 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 2019

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 (Tuskegee, Alabama)

The average combined rate of every zip code in Alabama is 7.756%

Rates changes

Some changes has been made in Alabama for county, city and/or special rates in July, 2019 compared to 2019 Q2.

List of 5 Alabama cities and their changes

City Name County Rate City Rate Special Rate
Guntersville1%0%2.5% (+0.5%)
Fort Davis2% (+1%) 0%0%
Hardaway2% (+1%) 0%0%
Shorter2% (+1%) 0%2.5%
Tuskegee2% (+1%) 5%0%

Other 2019 sales tax fact for Alabama

As of 2019, there is 191 out of 596 cities in Alabama that charge city sales tax for a ratio of 32.047%.

There is also 395 out of 873 zip codes in Alabama that are being charged city sales tax for a ratio of 45.246%.

Last sales taxes rates update

The last rates update has been made on July 2019.

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