Alabama: Sales Tax Handbook
2023 List of Alabama Local Sales Tax Rates
Lowest sales tax (5%) Highest sales tax (12.5%)
Alabama has state sales tax of 4%, and allows local governments to collect a local option sales tax of up to 7%. There are a total of 374 local tax jurisdictions across the state, collecting an average local tax of 5.092%. Click here for a larger sales tax map, or here for a sales tax table.
Combined with the state sales tax, the highest sales tax rate in Alabama is 12.5% in the city of Arab.Last updated February 2023
Alabama County-Level Sales Taxes
In the map of Alabama above, the 67 counties in Alabama are colorized based on the maximum sales tax rate that occurs within that county. Counties marked with a in the list below have a county-level sales tax. You can also download an Alabama sales tax rate database.
Alabama City and Locality Sales Taxes
Cities or towns marked with an have a local city-level sales tax, potentially in addition to additional local government sales taxes. Click on any city name for the applicable local sales tax rates.
Alabama Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:
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