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 rate changes effective at the start of any calendar quarter. The Department of Taxation posts information here as it becomes available.

To automatically receive bulletins on sales tax rate changes as they become known, sign up for the Department of Taxation's e-mail alert service. (When signing up, don't forget to check the box next to "Sales and Use Taxes").

Current rate information

  • Map of current sales tax rates.
  • The Finder — This online tool can help determine the sales tax rate in effect for any address in Ohio.
  • Rate schedules — These tables illustrate the correct sales or use tax at a given tax rate and price

Other rate change information:

  • The sales and use tax rate for Allen County will increase from 6.75% to 6.85% effective October 1, 2019.
  • The sales and use tax rate for Clinton County will increase from 6.75% to 7.25% effective October 1, 2019.
  • The sales and use tax rate for Crawford County will increase from 6.75% to 7.25% effective October 1, 2019.

2019 rate changes

4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019)

3rd Quarter (effective July 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019)

2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019)

1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective January 1, 2019

2018 rate changes

4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018)

 3rd Quarter (effective July 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018)

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective July 1, 2018

2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective April 1, 2018

1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018):


2017 rate changes

4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017)

 3rd Quarter (effective July 1, 2017 - September 30, 2017)

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective July 1, 2017

2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017):

1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective January 1, 2017

2016 rate changes

4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016):

3rd Quarter (effective July 1, 2016 - September 30, 2016):

 2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective April 1, 2016

1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2016 - March 31, 2016):


 2015 rate changes

4th Quarter (effective October 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective October 1, 2015

3rd Quarter (effective July 1, 2015 - September 30, 2015):

2nd Quarter (effective April 1, 2015 - June 30, 2015):

1st Quarter (effective January 1, 2015 - March 31, 2015):

  • There were no sales and use tax county rate changes effective January 1, 2015

For information on rate changes that took place before 2015, click here.