Louisiana: Sales Tax Handbook
2017 List of Louisiana Local Sales Tax Rates
Lowest sales tax (5.00%) Highest sales tax (12.00%)
Louisiana has state sales tax of 5.00%, and allows local governments to collect a local option sales tax of up to 7.00%. There are a total of 171 local tax jurisdictions across the state, collecting an average local tax of 4.618%. 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 Louisiana is 12.00% in the city of Lake Providence.Last updated June 2017
Louisiana County-Level Sales Taxes
In the map of Louisiana above, the 65 counties in Louisiana 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 Louisiana sales tax rate database.
Louisiana 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.
Louisiana Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:
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