Pennsylvania: Sales Tax Handbook
2021 List of Pennsylvania Local Sales Tax Rates
Lowest sales tax (6%) Highest sales tax (8%)
Pennsylvania has state sales tax of 6%, and allows local governments to collect a local option sales tax of up to 2%. There are a total of 69 local tax jurisdictions across the state, collecting an average local tax of 0.122%. Click here for a larger sales tax map, or here for a sales tax table.
Combined with the state sales tax, the highest sales tax rate in Pennsylvania is 8% in the city of Philadelphia.Last updated May 2021
Pennsylvania County-Level Sales Taxes
In the map of Pennsylvania above, the 69 counties in Pennsylvania are colorized based on the maximum sales tax rate that occurs within that county. Counties marked with a in the list below have a county-level sales tax. You can also download a Pennsylvania sales tax rate database.
Pennsylvania City and Locality Sales Taxes
Cities or towns marked with an have a local city-level sales tax, potentially in addition to additional local government sales taxes. Click on any city name for the applicable local sales tax rates.
Pennsylvania Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:
Need an updated list of Pennsylvania sales tax rates for your business? Download our Pennsylvania sales tax database!
Simplify Pennsylvania sales tax compliance! We provide sales tax rate databases for businesses who manage their own sales taxes, and can also connect you with firms that can completely automate the sales tax calculation and filing process. Click here to get more information.
Back to Pennsylvania Sales Tax Handbook Top