Bessemer, Alabama Sales Tax Tables 2020 Alabama Sales Tax Rates: Bessemer

Alabama:

Bessemer, Alabama Sales Tax Rate 2020 10%

The Bessemer sales tax rate is 10%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Alabama state sales tax 4.00%
Jefferson County sales tax 1.00%
Bessemer tax 4.00%
Special tax 1.00%
Combined Sales Tax: 10.00%
10% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Bessemer. Tax rates last updated in October 2020

Note: There is one additional tax district that applies to some areas geographically within Bessemer. Instead of the rates shown for the Bessemer tax region above, the following tax rates apply to these specific areas:

Tax Jurisdiction Total Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax In These Zip Codes
Hueytown 6% N/A 1% 4% 1% 35023

How does the Bessemer sales tax compare to the rest of AL?

  Higher sales tax than 100% of Alabama localities
  1% lower than the maximum sales tax in AL

The 10% sales tax rate in Bessemer consists of 4% Alabama state sales tax, 1% Jefferson County sales tax, 4% Bessemer tax and 1% Special tax. You can print a 10% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Alabama sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Bessemer

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2020   6% N/A 1% 4% 1%
September 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2020 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the BESSEMER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2019 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the BESSEMER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2018 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the BESSEMER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2017 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the BESSEMER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2016 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the BESSEMER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
The following rates apply to the HUEYTOWN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
November 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
October 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
September 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
August 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
July 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
June 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
May 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
April 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
March 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
February 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%
January 2015 10% 4% 1% 4% 1%

The Bessemer sales tax has been changed within the last year. It was lowered 4% from 10% to 6% in October 2020. Click here to find other recent sales tax rate changes in Alabama.


Alabama Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Bessemer, Alabama sales tax rate of 10% applies to the following three zip codes: 35020, 35021 and 35022.

An alternative sales tax rate of 6% applies in the tax region Hueytown, which appertains to zip code 35023.

There are approximately 35,815 people living in the Bessemer area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Bessemer or Jefferson County), so you shouldn't always rely on something as imprecise as zip codes to determine the sales tax rates at a given address.


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