Lancaster, California Sales Tax Tables 2020 California Sales Tax Rates: Lancaster

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Lancaster, California Sales Tax Rate 2020 9.5%

The Lancaster sales tax rate is 9.5%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
California state sales tax 6.00%
Los Angeles County sales tax 0.25%
Special tax 3.25%
Combined Sales Tax: 9.50%
9.5% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Lancaster Tourism Business Improvement District.

Tax rates last updated in September 2020

Note: There are two additional tax districts that apply to some areas geographically within Lancaster. Instead of the rates shown for the Lancaster Tourism Business Improvement District 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
Downtown Lancaster Property & Business Improvement District 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25% 93584
Los Angeles County 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25% 93586

How does the Lancaster sales tax compare to the rest of CA?

  Higher sales tax than 96% of California localities
  Lancaster collects the maximum legal local sales tax

The 9.5% sales tax rate in Lancaster consists of 6% California state sales tax, 0.25% Los Angeles County sales tax and 3.25% Special tax. There is no applicable city tax. The sales tax jurisdiction name is Lancaster Tourism Business Improvement District, which may refer to a local government division. You can print a 9.5% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see California sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Lancaster

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
September 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
May 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
January 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
September 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
May 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
January 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the DOWNTOWN LANCASTER PROPERTY & BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
September 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
May 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
January 2020 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
May 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LANCASTER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
January 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LANCASTER TOURISM BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
October 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
September 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
October 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
September 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
January 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the DOWNTOWN LANCASTER PROPERTY & BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
October 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
September 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
May 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2019 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
September 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
August 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
July 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
June 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
May 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
April 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
March 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
February 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
January 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LANCASTER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2018 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
November 2017 9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
October 2017   9.5% 6% 0.25% N/A 3.25%
September 2017 9.25% 6% 0.25% N/A 3%
August 2017 9.25% 6% 0.25% N/A 3%
July 2017   9.25% 6% 0.25% N/A 3%
June 2017 8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
May 2017 8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
April 2017 8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
March 2017 8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
February 2017 8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
January 2017   8.75% 6% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
November 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
October 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
September 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
August 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
July 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
June 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
May 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
April 2016 9% 6.25% 0.25% N/A 2.5%
March 2016 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
February 2016 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
January 2016 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
November 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
October 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
September 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
August 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
July 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
June 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
May 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
April 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
March 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
February 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%
The following rates apply to the LOS ANGELES CO tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
January 2015 9% 6.5% 1% N/A 1.5%

California Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Lancaster, California sales tax rate of 9.5% applies to the following four zip codes: 93534, 93535, 93536 and 93539.

An alternative sales tax rate of 9.5% applies in the tax region Downtown Lancaster Property & Business Improvement District, which appertains to zip code 93584.

An alternative sales tax rate of 9.5% applies in the tax region Los Angeles County, which appertains to zip code 93586.

There are approximately 121,103 people living in the Lancaster area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Lancaster or Los Angeles 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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