Uncle Sam, Puerto Rico Sales Tax Tables 2022 Puerto Rico Sales Tax Rates: Uncle Sam

Puerto Rico:

Uncle Sam, Puerto Rico Sales Tax Rate 2022 7.95%

The Uncle Sam sales tax rate is 7.95%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Puerto Rico state sales tax 4.45%
St James Parish sales tax 3.50%
Combined Sales Tax: 7.95%
7.95% tax breakdown

Sales tax region name: St. James.

Tax rates last updated in December 2022

Note: There is 0 additional tax districts that applies to some areas geographically within Uncle Sam. Instead of the rates shown for the St. James tax region above, the following tax rates apply to these specific areas:

Tax Jurisdiction Total Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax In These Zip Codes

How does the Uncle Sam sales tax compare to the rest of LA?

  Higher sales tax than 70% of Puerto Rico localities
  -2.5% lower than the maximum sales tax in

The 7.95% sales tax rate in Uncle Sam consists of 4.45% Puerto Rico state sales tax and 3.5% St James Parish sales tax. There is no applicable city tax or special tax. The sales tax jurisdiction name is St. James, which may refer to a local government division. You can print a 7.95% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Puerto Rico sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Uncle Sam

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
November 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
October 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
September 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
August 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
July 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
June 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
May 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
April 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
March 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
February 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the SAINT JAMES PARISH tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
January 2022 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
November 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
October 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
September 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
August 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
July 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
June 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
May 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
April 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
March 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
February 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
January 2021 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
November 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
October 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
September 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
August 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
July 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
June 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
May 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
April 2020 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the ASSUMPTION PARISH tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
March 2020 9.45% 4.45% 5% N/A N/A
February 2020 9.45% 4.45% 5% N/A N/A
January 2020 9.45% 4.45% 5% N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the SAINT JAMES PARISH tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
March 2019 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
February 2019 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
January 2019 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the ASSUMPTION PARISH tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 9.45% 4.45% 5% N/A N/A
November 2019 9.45% 4.45% 5% N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the SAINT JAMES PARISH tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
November 2018 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
October 2018 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
September 2018 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
August 2018 7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
July 2018   7.95% 4.45% 3.5% N/A N/A
June 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
May 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
April 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
March 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
February 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
January 2018 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
November 2017 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
October 2017 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A
September 2017 8.5% 5% 3.5% N/A N/A

Puerto Rico Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Uncle Sam, Puerto Rico sales tax rate of 7.95% applies in the zip code 70792.

Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Uncle Sam or St James Parish), so you shouldn't always rely on something as imprecise as zip codes to determine the sales tax rates at a given address.


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