Lincoln, Nebraska Sales Tax Tables 2019 Nebraska Sales Tax Rates: Lincoln

Nebraska:

Lincoln, Nebraska Sales Tax Rate 2019 7.00%

The Lincoln sales tax rate is 7.00%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Nebraska state sales tax 5.50%
Lincoln tax 1.50%
Combined Sales Tax: 7.00%
7.00% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: Lincoln.

Tax rates last updated in August 2019

Note: There is one additional tax district that applies to some areas geographically within Lincoln. Instead of the rates shown for the Lincoln 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
Lancaster 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A 68514, 68517, 68523, 68527, 68531, 68532

How does the Lincoln sales tax compare to the rest of NE?

  Higher sales tax than 81% of Nebraska localities
  0.5% lower than the maximum sales tax in NE

The 7.00% sales tax rate in Lincoln consists of 5.50% Nebraska state sales tax and 1.50% Lincoln tax. There is no applicable county tax or special tax. You can print a 7.00% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Nebraska sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Lincoln

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
August 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
July 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
June 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
May 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
April 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
March 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
February 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
January 2019 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
The following rates apply to the NEBRASKA STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
February 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
January 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the LANCASTER tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
March 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
August 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
July 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
June 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
May 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
April 2019 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the LINCOLN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
November 2018 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
October 2018   7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
September 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
August 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
July 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
June 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
May 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
April 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
March 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
February 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
January 2018 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
The following rates apply to the NEBRASKA STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
November 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
October 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
September 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
August 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
July 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
June 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
May 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
April 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
March 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
February 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
January 2018 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the LINCOLN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
November 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
October 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
September 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
August 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
July 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
June 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
May 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
April 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
March 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
February 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
January 2017 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
The following rates apply to the NEBRASKA STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
November 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
October 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
September 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
August 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
July 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
June 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
May 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
April 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
March 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
February 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
January 2017 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the LINCOLN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
April 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
March 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
February 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
January 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
December 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
November 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
October 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
September 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
August 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
July 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
June 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
May 2016 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
The following rates apply to the NEBRASKA STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
November 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
October 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
September 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
August 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
July 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
June 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
May 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
April 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
March 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
February 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
January 2016 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the LINCOLN tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
November 2015 7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
October 2015   7.25% 5.50% N/A 1.75% N/A
September 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
August 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
July 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
June 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
May 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
April 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
March 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
February 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
January 2015 7.00% 5.50% N/A 1.50% N/A
The following rates apply to the NEBRASKA STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
November 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
October 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
September 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
August 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
July 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
June 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
May 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
April 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
March 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
February 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A
January 2015 5.50% 5.50% N/A N/A N/A

The Lincoln sales tax has been changed within the last year. It was lowered 0.25% from 7.25% to 7.00% in October 2018. Click here to find other recent sales tax rate changes in Nebraska.


Nebraska Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Lincoln, Nebraska sales tax rate of 7.00% applies to the following 21 zip codes: 68501, 68502, 68503, 68504, 68505, 68506, 68507, 68508, 68510, 68512, 68516, 68520, 68521, 68522, 68524, 68526, 68528, 68529, 68542, 68583 and 68588.

An alternative sales tax rate of 5.50% applies in the tax region Lancaster, which appertains to zip codes 68514, 68517, 68523, 68527, 68531 and 68532.

There are approximately 202,258 people living in the Lincoln area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Lincoln or Lancaster 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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