Providence, Rhode Island Sales Tax Tables 2020 Rhode Island Sales Tax Rates: Providence

Rhode Island:

Providence, Rhode Island Sales Tax Rate 2020 7%

The Providence sales tax rate is 7%

Taxing Jurisdiction Rate
Rhode Island state sales tax 7.00%
Combined Sales Tax: 7.00%

Sales tax region name: Providence.

Tax rates last updated in August 2020

Note: There is one additional tax district that applies to some areas geographically within Providence. Instead of the rates shown for the Providence 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
North Providence 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A 02904

How does the Providence sales tax compare to the rest of RI?

  Lower sales tax than 100% of Rhode Island localities
  Providence collects the maximum legal local sales tax

The 7% sales tax rate in Providence consists of 7% Rhode Island state sales tax. There is no applicable county tax, city tax or special tax. You can print a 7% sales tax table here. For tax rates in other cities, see Rhode Island sales taxes by city and county.

Historical Sales Tax Rates for Providence

Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
August 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the NORTH PROVIDENCE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
August 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2020 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the PROVIDENCE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the NORTH PROVIDENCE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2019 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the RHODE ISLAND STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
July 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the PROVIDENCE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the NORTH PROVIDENCE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2018 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
The following rates apply to the RHODE ISLAND STATE tax region (see note above)
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2017 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2016 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
Month Combined Tax State Tax County Tax City Tax Special Tax
December 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
November 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
October 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
September 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
August 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
July 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
June 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
May 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
April 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
March 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
February 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A
January 2015 7% 7% N/A N/A N/A

Rhode Island Sales Tax Rates by Zip Code:

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The Providence, Rhode Island sales tax rate of 7% applies to the following eleven zip codes: 02901, 02902, 02903, 02905, 02906, 02907, 02908, 02909, 02912, 02918 and 02940.

An alternative sales tax rate of 7% applies in the tax region North Providence, which appertains to zip code 02904.

There are approximately 116,206 people living in the Providence area. Remember that zip code boundaries don't always match up with political boundaries (like Providence or Providence County), 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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