Mecklenburg County North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2021 North Carolina Sales Tax Rates: Mecklenburg County

North Carolina:

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2021 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 97% of North Carolina counties
  •   Higher maximum sales tax than 56% of counties nationwide
Last updated October 2021

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
Huntersville 7.25% Huntersville
Charlotte 7.25% Mint Hill
Matthews 7.25% Matthews
Cornelius 7.25% Cornelius
Charlotte 7.25% Mecklenburg County Nascar Hall Of Fame Tax
Davidson 7.25% Davidson
Pineville 7.25% Pineville
Charlotte 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 727,905.

Sales tax rates in Mecklenburg County are determined by eight different tax jurisdictions, Charlotte, Davidson, Matthews, Mint Hill, Pineville, Mecklenburg County Nascar Hall Of Fame Tax, Cornelius and Huntersville.

  Back to North Carolina Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Mecklenburg County are current as of October 2021
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