Download California Sales Tax Rates By ZIP Code, County, and City

Do you need access to sales tax rates for every ZIP code, county, and city in California? can provide you with the data you need, formatted for easy import into Excel, Quickbooks, or the database application of your choice. The sales tax rates database is available for either a one-time fee, or a discounted subscription that will provide you with monthly updates for all local tax jurisdictions in California.

Our dataset includes all local sales tax jurisdictions in California at state, county, city, and district levels. The tax data is broken down by zip code, and additional locality information (location, population, etc) is also included. A sample of the 2,468 California state sales tax rates in our database is provided below.

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Sample Sales Tax Data

CA94540HAYWARDHAYWARDhayward0.0975000.0600000.0025000.0050000.030000PO BOX37.65-122.0951381920575974
CA94530EL CERRITOEL CERRITOel_cerrito0.0975000.0600000.0025000.0150000.020000STANDARD37.91-122.31300321140641971528
CA90801LONG BEACHLONG BEACHlong_beach0.0975000.0600000.0025000.0100000.025000PO BOX33.77-118.181208178640529668
CA90280SOUTH GATESOUTH GATEsouth_gate0.0975000.0600000.0025000.0100000.025000STANDARD33.94-118.236696702121020099613
CA94577SAN LEANDROSAN LEANDROsan_leandro0.0975000.0600000.0025000.0050000.030000STANDARD37.71-122.162173237421934467054
Field Name Field Description
ZipCode The state sales tax table is broken down to all ZIP codes in California
City The name of the city in which the ZIP code is located
Jurisdiction The name of the city or municipality managing sales tax collections
TotalSalesTax Total sales tax that must be collected on sales in this ZIP code
StateSalesTax Total sales tax due to California on sales made in this ZIP code
CountySalesTax Total sales tax due to the county on sales made in this zip code
CitySalesTax Total sales tax due to the city on sales made in this zip code
SpecialSalesTax Total sales tax due to a special taxing district (EMT District, etc) on sales made in this ZIP code
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Frequently Asked Questions

What data is included in the CSV file, and how often is it updated?

Our dataset includes sales tax rates for all local sales tax jurisdictions at state, county, city, and district levels. The dataset also includes useful demographic information about each jurisdiction, including location fields, tax demographics, and estimated population. We update the tax rates in our databases on a monthly basis.

Can I use this data to calculate sales taxes for my business or ecommerce application?

Our database includes all current local and state sales taxes broken down by ZIP code. You can use our data as a part of any ecommerce application, but keep in mind that ZIP codes aren't always aligned perfectly with municipal or county boundaries. We strongly encourage that you do due diligence in verifying all taxation issues with the relevant local taxing jurisdictions.

Can I get tax rate info for multiple states, or recurring updates when tax rates change?

If you need bulk tax rate data or recurring updates when tax rates change, contact us directly with a description of your data needs and our staff will be happy to help you. We can offer a variety of data and services for a discounted, combined fee.

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