Augusta, Georgia Sales Tax Tables 2016 Georgia Sales Tax Rates: Augusta

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Augusta, Georgia Sales Tax Rate 2016 8.00%

The Augusta sales tax rate is 8.00%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Georgia state sales tax 4.00%
Richmond County sales tax 3.00%
Special tax 1.00%
Combined Sales Tax: 8.00%
8.00% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Richmond County.

Tax rates last updated in October 2016

Note: There is one additional tax district that applies to some areas geographically within Augusta. Instead of the rates shown for the Richmond County 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
Columbia County 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00% 30907, 30917

How does the Augusta sales tax compare to the rest of GA?

  Higher sales tax than any other Georgia locality
  Augusta collects the maximum legal local sales tax

The 8.00% sales tax rate in Augusta consists of 4.00% Georgia state sales tax, 3.00% Richmond County sales tax and 1.00% Special tax. There is no applicable city tax. You can print a 8.00% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Georgia sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Augusta

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
September 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
August 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
July 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
June 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
May 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
April 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
March 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
February 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
January 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
The following rates apply to the COLUMBIA COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
October 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
September 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
August 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
July 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
June 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
May 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
April 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
March 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
February 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
January 2016 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
The following rates apply to the RICHMOND COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
November 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
October 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
September 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
August 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
July 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
June 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
May 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
April 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
March 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
February 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
January 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
The following rates apply to the COLUMBIA COUNTY tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
November 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
October 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
September 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
August 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
July 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
June 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
May 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
April 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
March 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
February 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%
January 2015 8.00% 4.00% 3.00% N/A 1.00%

Georgia Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Augusta, Georgia sales tax rate of 8.00% applies to the following ten zip codes: 30901, 30903, 30904, 30905, 30906, 30909, 30912, 30914, 30916 and 30919.

An alternative sales tax rate of 8.00% applies in the tax region Columbia County, which appertains to zip codes 30907 and 30917.

There are approximately 111,014 people living in the Augusta area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Augusta or Richmond County), so you shouldn't always rely on something as imprecise as zip codes to determine the sales tax rates at a given address.


  Back to Georgia Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Augusta are current as of October 2016
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