New Jersey Sales Tax Rates By City and County
New Jersey has a statewide sales tax of 6.88%. Local governments (like cities and counties) are not allowed to charge local sales taxes on top of the New Jersey sales tax, so the rate applicable to all localities in New Jersey is 6.88%. You can call the NJ Department of the Treasury with any sales tax questions toll-free at (800) 323-4400.
|County Name||Tax Rate||Population|
|Cape May County||6.88%||82,600|
New Jersey Sales Tax Calculator
You can use this simple New Jersey sales tax calculator to determine the sales tax owed, and total price including tax, by entering the applicable sales tax rate and the purchase price of the item. New Jersey's base sales tax rate of 6.88% is set by default.
Purchase Price + Tax:
Protip: Print out a free 6.88% sales tax table for quick sales tax calculations!
- Cities or counties marked with the † symbol have a local sales tax levied by that municipality
- One or more local New Jersey sales tax rates have been changed as of May 2016