New York Sales Tax Rates: Rensselaer County
Rensselaer County, New York Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 8%
A county-wide sales tax rate of 4% is applicable to localities in Rensselaer County, in addition to the 4% New York sales tax.None of the cities or local governments within Rensselaer County collect additional local sales taxes.
Here's how Rensselaer County's maximum sales tax rate of 8% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Higher maximum sales tax than 69% of New York counties
- Higher maximum sales tax than 69% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Rensselaer County, New York
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. New York has a 4% sales tax and Rensselaer County collects an additional 4%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Rensselaer County is 8% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Rensselaer County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|East Greenbush||8%||East Greenbush|
|Castleton On Hudson||8%||Schodack|
|Averill Park||8%||Sand Lake|
|West Sand Lake||8%||Sand Lake|
|Sand Lake||8%||Sand Lake|
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Rensselaer County, New York has a maximum sales tax rate of 8% and an approximate population of 126,193.
Sales tax rates in Rensselaer County are determined by sixteen different tax jurisdictions, Troy, Berlin, Schodack, Cambridge, Grafton, Hoosick, Schaghticoke, Sand Lake, Petersburgh, Rensselaer, Nassau, Poestenkill, Stephentown, North Greenbush, Pittstown and East Greenbush.
Back to New York Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Rensselaer County are current as of January 2021