Sales and Use Tax

Tax Rates & Changes

This page offers the latest information on sales tax rates as well as rate changes planned in any of Ohio's 88 counties.

By law, Ohio's counties and transit authorities may only enact sales tax rates changes effective at the start of any calendar quarter. The Department of Taxation posts information here as it becomes available.

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Current rate information

 Maps of current sales tax rates:

Other rate change information

The Sales and Use Tax rate  decreased from 7.25 % to 6.75 % effective October 1, 2014 for Erie County.

2014 rate changes

     4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014):

    3rd Quarter (effective July1, 2014 -  September 30, 2014):

  • There were no Sales and Use Tax County rate changes effective July 1, 2014

    2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2014 - June 30, 2014):


    1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2014 - March 31, 2014):

2013 rate changes

  • There are NO Sales and Use Tax County rate changes effective July 1, 2013
  • 2nd Quarter (effective April. 1, 2013— June 30, 2013): 
  •  Rates did not change
  • 1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2013 - March 31, 2013):