What is the amount of sales tax in new york city?

Answer New York City charges a sales tax of 8.875 percent on purchases of goods and services such as cars, electronics, furniture and telephone use. The tax is made up of three parts: a 4 percent state ta... Read More »

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Is there sales tax in new york city on clothes?

Effective August 1, 2009, purchases of clothing or shoes in New York City less than $110 per item or pair are exempt from local and state sales taxes. Purchases of $110 or more per item or pair are... Read More »

What is the texas sales tax amount?

The state of Texas imposes a sales and use tax of 6.25 percent. However, cities and counties add an additional 2 percent to raise money for local purposes. As a result, the actual effective sales t... Read More »

What percent is the New York sales tax?

The state sales tax in New York is 4 percent. Local jurisdictions add their own sales taxes to this rate, so the consumer will spend more than 4 percent on sales taxes. The highest total rate is in... Read More »

What is the percentage for sales tax in New York?

A sales tax is a tax imposed on goods purchased in a retail setting. The sales tax in New York State is 4 percent, however, this rate varies in some cities. As of February, 2010, the sales tax is 8... Read More »