New York State sales taxes

WHAT IS MY SALES TAX?

The sales tax in New York State is four percent, however, counties and municipalities can add on additional sales taxes. The tax rate depends on where the order is to be shipped; not where the order is placed.
In addition, New York State charges sales tax on shipping and handling. Sales tax varies from seven percent to nine-and-a-half percent. The following displays current rates.


  • Albany 8%
  • Allegany 8.5%
  • Bronx 8.375%
  • Broome 8%
  • Brooklyn 8.375%
  • Cattarugas 8%
  • Cayuga 8%
  • Chautauqua 7.75%
  • Chemung 8%
  • Chenango 8%
  • Clinton 8%
  • Columbia 8%
  • Cortland 8%
  • Delaware 8%
  • Dutchess 8.125%
  • Erie 8.75%
  • Essex 7.75%
  • Franklin 9%
  • Fulton 8%
  • Genesee 8%
  • Greene 8%
  • Hamilton 7%
  • Herkimer 8.25%
  • Jefferson 7.75%
  • Lewis 7.75%
  • Livingston 8%
  • Madison 8%
  • Monroe 8%
  • Montgomery 8%
  • Nassau 8.625%
  • New York City 8.375%
  • Niagara 8%
  • Oneida 8.75%
  • Onandoga 8%
  • Ontario 7.125%
  • Orange 8.125%
  • Orleans 8%
  • Oswego 8%
  • Otsego 8%
  • Putnam 7.375%
  • Queens 8.375
  • Rensselaer 8%
  • Richmond (Staten Is.) 8.375%
  • Rockland 8.375%
  • St. Lawrence 7%
  • Saratoga 7%
  • Schenectady 8%
  • Schoharie 8%
  • Schuyler 8%
  • Seneca 8%
  • Staten Island (see Richmond)
  • Steuben 8%
  • Suffolk 8.625%
  • Sullivan 8%
  • Tioga 8%
  • Tompkins 8%
  • Ulster 8%
  • Warren 7%
  • Washington 7%
  • Wayne 8%
  • Westchester 7.375% (except certain cities: see below)
  • Wyoming 8%
  • Yates 8%

Westchester muncipalities with their own sales taxes:
Mount Vernon 8.375%, New Rochelle 8.375%; White Plains 7.125%; Yonkers 8.375%.