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

Alabama:

Huntsville, Alabama Sales Tax Rate 2020 9%

The Huntsville sales tax rate is 9%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Alabama state sales tax 4.00%
Madison County sales tax 0.50%
Huntsville tax 4.50%
Combined Sales Tax: 9.00%
9% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Huntsville (Madison Co).

Tax rates last updated in November 2020

Note: There is one additional tax district that applies to some areas geographically within Huntsville. Instead of the rates shown for the Huntsville (Madison Co) 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
Madison County 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1% 35808, 35811, 35897, 35898

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

  Higher sales tax than 81% of Alabama localities
  2% lower than the maximum sales tax in AL

The 9% sales tax rate in Huntsville consists of 4% Alabama state sales tax, 0.5% Madison County sales tax and 4.5% Huntsville tax. There is no applicable special tax. The sales tax jurisdiction name is Huntsville (Madison Co), which may refer to a local government division. You can print a 9% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Alabama sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Huntsville

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
November 2020   9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2020   5% N/A 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2020 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
November 2020   5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2020   1.5% N/A 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
August 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2020 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
The following rates apply to the HUNTSVILLE (MADISON CO) tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
November 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2019 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
November 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
August 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2019 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
The following rates apply to the HUNTSVILLE (MADISON CO) tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
November 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2018 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
November 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
August 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2018 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
The following rates apply to the HUNTSVILLE (MADISON CO) tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
November 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2017 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
November 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
August 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2017 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
The following rates apply to the HUNTSVILLE (MADISON CO) tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
November 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2016 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
November 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
August 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2016 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
The following rates apply to the HUNTSVILLE (MADISON CO) tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
November 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
October 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
September 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
August 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
July 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
June 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
January 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
May 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
April 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
March 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
February 2015 9% 4% 0.5% 4.5% N/A
The following rates apply to the MADISON COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
November 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
October 2015   5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
September 2015   4.5% 4% 0.5% N/A N/A
August 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
July 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
June 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
May 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
April 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
March 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
February 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%
January 2015 5.5% 4% 0.5% N/A 1%

The Huntsville (Madison Co) sales tax has been changed within the last year. It was raised 4% from 5% to 9% in November 2020, lowered 4% from 9% to 5% in October 2020, raised 4% from 1.5% to 5.5% in November 2020 and lowered 4% from 5.5% to 1.5% in October 2020. Click here to find other recent sales tax rate changes in Alabama.


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The Huntsville, Alabama sales tax rate of 9% applies to the following twenty zip codes: 35801, 35802, 35803, 35804, 35805, 35806, 35807, 35809, 35810, 35812, 35813, 35814, 35815, 35816, 35824, 35893, 35894, 35895, 35896 and 35899.

An alternative sales tax rate of 5.5% applies in the tax region Madison County, which appertains to zip codes 35808, 35811, 35897 and 35898.

There are approximately 127,598 people living in the Huntsville area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Huntsville or Madison 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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