Sales Tax Rate In $locality Alabama 2016 Chambers County, Alabama Sales Tax

Local Sales Tax - Chambers County

CHAMBERS COUNTY Sales Tax Rate

9.00%

2016 Chambers County sales tax
Exact tax amount may vary for different items
Tax Jurisdiction Sales Tax
Alabama State Sales Tax 4.00%
Chambers County Sales Tax N/A
City Sales Tax N/A
Special Sales Tax 5.00%
Combined Sales Tax 9.00% [Is this data incorrect?]

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The Chambers County, Alabama sales tax is 9.00% , consisting of 4.00% Alabama state sales tax and 5.00% Chambers County local sales taxes.The local sales tax consists of a 5.00% special district sales tax (used to fund transportation districts, local attractions, etc).

  • The Chambers County Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Chambers County
  • Chambers County collects a 5% local sales tax, the maximum local sales tax allowed under Alabama law
  • Chambers County has a higher sales tax than 79.2% of Alabama's other cities and counties

Chambers County Alabama Sales Tax Exemptions

CHAMBERS COUNTY - Local sales tax map

In most states, essential purchases like medicine and groceries are exempted from the sales tax or eligible for a lower sales tax rate. Many municipalities exempt or charge special sales tax rates to certain types of transactions. Certain purchases, including alcohol, cigarettes, and gasoline, may be subject to additional Alabama state excise taxes in addition to the sales tax.

Note that in some areas, items like alcohol and prepared food (including restaurant meals and some premade supermarket items) are charged at a higher sales tax rate than general purchases. Alabama's sales tax rates for commonly exempted categories are listed below. Some rates might be different in Chambers County.

Groceries:9% Clothing:9% Prepared Food:9% Prescription Drugs:5% Non-Prescription Drugs:5%

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All merchants operating in Chambers County must automatically calculate the sales tax due on each purchase made and include it in separately in the receipt. Goods bought for resale or other business use may be exempted from the sales tax. If you purchase goods online or through the mail and do not pay any sales tax, you are expected to pay use tax to the Alabama Department of Revenue . For more details, see the Alabama sales tax.

Chambers County Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes

The Chambers County sales tax region partially or fully covers 2 zip codes in Alabama. Remember that ZIP codes do not necessarily match up with municipal and tax region borders, so some of these zip codes may overlap with other nearby tax districts. You can find sales taxes by zip code in Alabama here

3685536862

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