North Carolina Sales Tax Rates: Rutherford County
Rutherford County, North Carolina Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 7%
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
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|
|Forest City||7%||Rutherford County|
|Lake Lure||7%||Lake Lure|
|Union Mills||7%||Rutherford County|
|Chimney Rock||7%||Chimney Rock|
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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