Texas: Sales Tax Handbook
2016 List of Texas Local Sales Tax Rates
Lowest sales tax (6.25%) Highest sales tax (8.25%)
Texas has state sales tax of 6.25%, and allows local governments to collect a local option sales tax of up to 2.00%. There are a total of 714 local tax jurisdictions across the state, collecting an average local tax of 1.316%. Click here for a larger sales tax map, or here for a sales tax table.Last updated October 2016
Texas County-Level Sales Taxes
In the map of Texas above, the 254 counties in Texas 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 Texas sales tax rate database.
Texas 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.
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