2016 Ross County, Ohio Sales Tax
Local Sales Tax - Ross County
|Tax Jurisdiction||Sales Tax|
|Ohio State Sales Tax||5.75%|
|Ross County Sales Tax||1.50%|
|City Sales Tax||N/A|
|Special Sales Tax||N/A|
|Combined Sales Tax||7.25% [Is this data incorrect?]|
The Ross County, Ohio sales tax is 7.25% , consisting of 5.75% Ohio state sales tax and 1.50% Ross County local sales taxes.The local sales tax consists of a 1.50% county sales tax.
- The Ross County Sales Tax is collected by the merchant on all qualifying sales made within Ross County
- Groceries are exempt from the Ross County and Ohio state sales taxes
- Ross County collects a 1.5% local sales tax, the maximum local sales tax allowed under Ohio law
- Ross County has a higher sales tax than 96.6% of Ohio's other cities and counties
Ross County Ohio 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. Ross County doesn't collect sales tax on purchases of most groceries. Certain purchases, including alcohol, cigarettes, and gasoline, may be subject to additional Ohio 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. Ohio's sales tax rates for commonly exempted categories are listed below. Some rates might be different in Ross County.
Ross County Sales Tax Calculator
All merchants operating in Ross 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 Ohio Department of Taxation . For more details, see the Ohio sales tax.
Ross County Sales Tax Region ZIP Codes
The Ross County sales tax region partially or fully covers 11 zip codes in Ohio. 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 Ohio here
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- Learn more about the Ohio sales tax
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- Ross County sales tax rate map (by SalesTaxHandbook)
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