Sales Tax Rate In $locality Michigan 2016 Grand Rapids, Michigan Sales Tax

Local Sales Tax - Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS Sales Tax Rate

6.00%

2016 Grand Rapids sales tax
Exact tax amount may vary for different items
Tax Jurisdiction Sales Tax
Michigan State Sales Tax 6.00%
County Sales Tax N/A
City Sales Tax N/A
Special Sales Tax N/A
Combined Sales Tax 6.00% [Is this data incorrect?]

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The Grand Rapids, Michigan sales tax is 6.00% , the same as the Michigan state sales tax. While many other states allow counties and other localities to collect a local option sales tax, Michigan does not permit local sales taxes to be collected.

  • The Grand Rapids Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Grand Rapids
  • Groceries are exempt from the Grand Rapids and Michigan state sales taxes
  • Grand Rapids collects a 0% local sales tax, the maximum local sales tax allowed under Michigan law
  • Grand Rapids has a higher sales tax than 100% of Michigan's other cities and counties

Grand Rapids Michigan Sales Tax Exemptions

GRAND RAPIDS - 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. Grand Rapids doesn't collect sales tax on purchases of most groceries. Certain purchases, including alcohol, cigarettes, and gasoline, may be subject to additional Michigan 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. Michigan's sales tax rates for commonly exempted categories are listed below. Some rates might be different in Grand Rapids.

Groceries:TAX EXEMPT Clothing:6% Prepared Food:6% Prescription Drugs:0% Non-Prescription Drugs:0%

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All merchants operating in Grand Rapids 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 Michigan Department of Treasury . For more details, see the Michigan sales tax.

Grand Rapids Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes

The Grand Rapids sales tax region partially or fully covers 27 zip codes in Michigan. 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 Michigan here

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