Mecklenburg County North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2024 North Carolina Sales Tax Rates: Mecklenburg County

North Carolina:

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2024 Up to 7.25%

The Mecklenburg County Sales Tax is 2%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 2% is applicable to localities in Mecklenburg County, in addition to the 4.75% North Carolina sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Mecklenburg County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 0.5%.

Here's how Mecklenburg County's maximum sales tax rate of 7.25% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 93% of North Carolina counties
  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 53% of counties nationwide
Last updated July 2024

Tax Rates By City in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. North Carolina has a 4.75% sales tax and Mecklenburg County collects an additional 2%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Mecklenburg County is 6.75% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Mecklenburg County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Charlotte 7.25% Charlotte
Charlotte 7.25% Huntersville
Charlotte 7.25% Pineville
Huntersville 7.25% Huntersville
Charlotte 7.25% Mint Hill
Matthews 7.25% Mint Hill
Charlotte 7.25% Matthews
Cornelius 7.25% Huntersville
Davidson 7.25% Davidson
Pineville 7.25% Pineville
Newell 7.25% Charlotte
Paw Creek 7.25% Charlotte

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Mecklenburg County, North Carolina has a maximum sales tax rate of 7.25% and an approximate population of 726,893.

Sales tax rates in Mecklenburg County are determined by six different tax jurisdictions, Charlotte, Davidson, Huntersville, Matthews, Mint Hill and Pineville.

  Back to North Carolina Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Mecklenburg County are current as of July 2024
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