Palo Alto County Iowa Sales Tax Rate 2021 Iowa Sales Tax Rates: Palo Alto County


Palo Alto County, Iowa Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 7%

The Palo Alto County Sales Tax is 1%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 1% is applicable to localities in Palo Alto County, in addition to the 6% Iowa sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Palo Alto County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 8.8817841970013E-16%.

Here's how Palo Alto County's maximum sales tax rate of 7% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 100% of Iowa counties
  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 64% of counties nationwide
Last updated October 2021

Tax Rates By City in Palo Alto County, Iowa

The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Iowa has a 6% sales tax and Palo Alto County collects an additional 1%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Palo Alto County is 7% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Palo Alto County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Emmetsburg 7% Emmetsburg
West Bend 7% West Bend
Ruthven 7% Ruthven
Graettinger 7% Graettinger
Curlew 7% Palo Alto County
Mallard 7% Mallard
Ayrshire 7% Ayrshire
Cylinder 7% Palo Alto County

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Palo Alto County, Iowa has a maximum sales tax rate of 7% and an approximate population of 6,788.

Sales tax rates in Palo Alto County are determined by seven different tax jurisdictions, Palo Alto County, Mallard, Ruthven, Ayrshire, West Bend, Emmetsburg and Graettinger.

  Back to Iowa Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Palo Alto County are current as of October 2021
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