Sales Tax Rate In $locality New Mexico 2016 Lovington, New Mexico Sales Tax

Local Sales Tax - Lovington

LOVINGTON Sales Tax Rate

6.88%

2016 Lovington sales tax
Exact tax amount may vary for different items
Tax Jurisdiction Sales Tax
New Mexico State Sales Tax 5.13%
County Sales Tax N/A
Lovington Sales Tax 1.75%
Special Sales Tax N/A
Combined Sales Tax 6.88% [Is this data incorrect?]

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The Lovington, New Mexico sales tax is 6.88% , consisting of 5.13% New Mexico state sales tax and 1.75% Lovington local sales taxes.The local sales tax consists of a 1.75% city sales tax.

  • The Lovington Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Lovington
  • Groceries are exempt from the Lovington and New Mexico state sales taxes
  • Lovington collects a 1.75% local sales tax, the maximum local sales tax allowed under New Mexico law
  • Lovington has a lower sales tax than 62.9% of New Mexico's other cities and counties

Lovington New Mexico Sales Tax Exemptions

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In most states, essential purchases like medicine and groceries are exempted from the sales tax or eligible for a lower sales tax rate. Lovington 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 Lovington.

Groceries:TAX EXEMPT Clothing:6.88% Prepared Food:6.88% Prescription Drugs:1.75% Non-Prescription Drugs:1.75%

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All merchants operating in Lovington 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.

Lovington Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes

The Lovington 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

8826088262

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