2016 Charenton, Louisiana Sales Tax
Local Sales Tax - Charenton
|Tax Jurisdiction||Sales Tax|
|Louisiana State Sales Tax||4.00%|
|County Sales Tax||N/A|
|City Sales Tax||N/A|
|Special Sales Tax||N/A|
|Combined Sales Tax||4.00% [Is this data incorrect?]|
The Charenton, Louisiana sales tax is 4.00% , the same as the Louisiana state sales tax. While Louisiana law allows municipalities to collect a local option sales tax of up to 3%, Charenton does not currently collect a local sales tax.
- The Charenton Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Charenton
- Groceries are exempt from the Charenton and Louisiana state sales taxes
- Charenton collects a 0% local sales tax, less than
the 3% max local sales tax allowed under Louisiana law
- Charenton has a lower sales tax than 98.8% of Louisiana's other cities and counties
Charenton Louisiana Sales Tax Exemptions
In most states, essential purchases like medicine and groceries are exempted from the sales tax or eligible for a lower sales tax rate. Charenton doesn't collect sales tax on purchases of most groceries. Certain purchases, including alcohol, cigarettes, and gasoline, may be subject to additional Louisiana 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. Louisiana's sales tax rates for commonly exempted categories are listed below. Some rates might be different in Charenton.
Charenton Sales Tax Calculator
All merchants operating in Charenton 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 Louisiana Department of Revenue . For more details, see the Louisiana sales tax.
Charenton Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes
The Charenton sales tax region partially or fully covers 1 zip codes in Louisiana. 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 Louisiana here
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- Learn more about the Louisiana sales tax
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- Charenton sales tax rate map (by SalesTaxHandbook)
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