Sales Tax Rate In $locality New Mexico 2016 Chaves County, New Mexico Sales Tax

Local Sales Tax - Chaves County

CHAVES COUNTY Sales Tax Rate

6.06%

2016 Chaves County sales tax
Exact tax amount may vary for different items
Tax Jurisdiction Sales Tax
New Mexico State Sales Tax 5.13%
Chaves County Sales Tax N/A
City Sales Tax N/A
Special Sales Tax 0.94%
Combined Sales Tax 6.06% [Is this data incorrect?]

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The Chaves County, New Mexico sales tax is 6.06% , consisting of 5.13% New Mexico state sales tax and 0.94% Chaves County local sales taxes.The local sales tax consists of a 0.94% special district sales tax (used to fund transportation districts, local attractions, etc).

  • The Chaves County Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Chaves County
  • Groceries are exempt from the Chaves County and New Mexico state sales taxes
  • Chaves County collects a 0.9375% local sales tax, the maximum local sales tax allowed under New Mexico law
  • Chaves County has a lower sales tax than 89.7% of New Mexico's other cities and counties

Chaves County New Mexico Sales Tax Exemptions

CHAVES 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. Chaves County doesn't collect sales tax on purchases of most groceries. Certain purchases, including alcohol, cigarettes, and gasoline, may be subject to additional New Mexico 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. New Mexico's sales tax rates for commonly exempted categories are listed below. Some rates might be different in Chaves County.

Groceries:TAX EXEMPT Clothing:6.0675% Prepared Food:6.0675% Prescription Drugs:0.9375% Non-Prescription Drugs:0.9375%

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All merchants operating in Chaves 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 New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department . For more details, see the New Mexico sales tax.

Chaves County Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes

The Chaves County sales tax region partially or fully covers 2 zip codes in New Mexico. 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 New Mexico here

8823088344

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