Kentucky: Sales Tax Handbook
2023 List of Kentucky Local Sales Tax Rates
Lowest sales tax (6%) Highest sales tax (9.75%)
Kentucky has state sales tax of 6%, and allows local governments to collect a local option sales tax of up to N/A. There are a total of 211 local tax jurisdictions across the state, collecting an average local tax of 0.008%. Click here for a larger sales tax map, or here for a sales tax table.
Combined with the state sales tax, the highest sales tax rate in Kentucky is 9.75% in the city of Albany.Last updated June 2023
Kentucky County-Level Sales Taxes
In the map of Kentucky above, the 120 counties in Kentucky are colorized based on the maximum sales tax rate that occurs within that county. Counties marked with a in the list below have a county-level sales tax. You can also download a Kentucky sales tax rate database.
Kentucky City and Locality Sales Taxes
Cities or towns marked with an have a local city-level sales tax, potentially in addition to additional local government sales taxes. Click on any city name for the applicable local sales tax rates.
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