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

North Carolina:

Rutherford County, North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 7%

The Rutherford County Sales Tax is 2.25%

A county-wide sales tax rate of 2.25% is applicable to localities in Rutherford County, in addition to the 4.75% North Carolina sales tax.

Some cities and local governments in Rutherford County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 8.8817841970013E-16%.

Here's how Rutherford County's maximum sales tax rate of 7% compares to other counties around the United States:

  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 54% of North Carolina counties
  •   Lower maximum sales tax than 64% of counties nationwide
Last updated October 2021

Tax Rates By City in Rutherford 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 Rutherford County collects an additional 2.25%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Rutherford County is 7% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Rutherford County, including all local taxes.

City Sales Tax Rate Tax Jurisdiction
Rutherfordton 7% Rutherford County
Forest City 7% Rutherford County
Ellenboro 7% Rutherford County
Mooresboro 6.75% Mooresboro
Bostic 7% Rutherford County
Spindale 7% Spindale
Lake Lure 7% Lake Lure
Union Mills 7% Rutherford County
Henrietta 7% Rutherford County
Cliffside 7% Rutherford County
Caroleen 7% Rutherford County
Harris 7% Rutherford County
Chimney Rock 7% Chimney Rock

North Carolina Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

Need an updated list of North Carolina sales tax rates for your business? Download our North Carolina sales tax database!

Rutherford County, North Carolina has a maximum sales tax rate of 7% and an approximate population of 50,907.

Sales tax rates in Rutherford County are determined by five different tax jurisdictions, Rutherford County, Spindale, Lake Lure, Mooresboro and Chimney Rock.

  Back to North Carolina Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Rutherford County are current as of October 2021
** This Document Provided By SalesTaxHandbook **