Rhode Island Sales Tax Rates: Washington County
Washington County, Rhode Island Sales Tax Rate 2021 Up to 7%
While many counties do levy a countywide sales tax, Washington County does not. The Rhode Island sales tax of 7% applies countywide. Some cities and local governments in Washington County collect additional local sales taxes, which can be as high as 8.8817841970013E-16%.
Here's how Washington County's maximum sales tax rate of 7% compares to other counties around the United States:
- Lower maximum sales tax than 100% of Rhode Island counties
- Lower maximum sales tax than 65% of counties nationwide
Tax Rates By City in Washington County, Rhode Island
The total sales tax rate in any given location can be broken down into state, county, city, and special district rates. Rhode Island has a 7% sales tax and Washington County collects an additional N/A, so the minimum sales tax rate in Washington 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 Washington County, including all local taxes.
|City||Sales Tax Rate||Tax Jurisdiction|
|North Kingstown||7%||North Kingstown|
|West Kingston||7%||South Kingstown|
|Block Island||7%||New Shoreham|
|Wood River Junction||7%||Richmond|
|Peace Dale||7%||South Kingstown|
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Washington County, Rhode Island has a maximum sales tax rate of 7% and an approximate population of 105,334.
Sales tax rates in Washington County are determined by nine different tax jurisdictions, Exeter, Richmond, North Kingstown, Hopkinton, Westerly, South Kingstown, Charlestown, New Shoreham and Narragansett.
Back to Rhode Island Sales Tax Handbook Sales tax rates for Washington County are current as of January 2021