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Wisconsin:

Wisconsin Sales Tax Rate WI Sales Tax 2017

State Sales Tax Local Sales Tax Range Average Local Tax Average Combined Tax Max Combined Tax
5.00% 0.00% - 0.60% 0.442% 5.442% 5.6%

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These rankings show how the Wisconsin sales tax compares to the other 49 states + DC. The state with the highest sales tax is ranked 1st, and states with the same sales tax have a tie rank.

Wisconsin's Sales Tax By The Numbers:

Wisconsin has a lower-than-average sales tax, including when local sales taxes from Wisconsin's 66 local tax jurisdictions are taken into account.


Rankings by Average State + Local Sales Tax:

Ranked 41st highest by combined state + local sales tax

Ranked 32nd highest by per capita revenue from state + local sales taxes ($809 per capita)


Rankings by State Sales Tax Only:

Ranked 12th highest by state sales tax rate

Ranked 27th highest by per capita revenue from the statewide sales tax ($769 per capita)



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Wisconsin has a statewide sales tax rate of 5.00%, which has been in place since 1961.

Municipal governments in Wisconsin are also allowed to collect a local-option sales tax that ranges from 0.00% to 0.60% across the state, with an average local tax of 0.442% (for a total of 5.442% when combined with the state sales tax). The maximum local tax rate allowed by Wisconsin law is 0.60%. You can lookup Wisconsin city and county sales tax rates here.

This page provides an overview of the sales tax rates and laws in Wisconsin. If you are a business owner and need to learn more about things like getting a sales tax permit, filing a sales tax return, or making tax-exempt purchases for resale see the Wisconsin breter-show.ru's Table of Contents above.

What is exempt from sales taxes in Wisconsin?

Many states have special sales tax rates that apply to the purchase of certain types of goods, or fully exempt them from the sales tax altogether. Here's how Wisconsin taxes five types of commonly-exempted goods:


Clothing

5.%

Groceries

EXEMPT

Prepared Food

5.%

Prescription Drugs

EXEMPT

OTC Drugs

5.%

For more details on what types of goods are specifically exempt from the Wisconsin sales tax see Wisconsin sales tax exemptions. To learn more about what types of transactions are subject to the sales tax to begin with, see what purchases are taxable in Wisconsin? Taxation of vehicle purchases in particular are discussed in the page about Wisconsin's sales tax on cars.

Are services subject to sales tax in Wisconsin?

"Goods" refers to the sale of tangible personal property, which are generally taxable. "Services" refers to the sale of labor or a non-tangible benefit. In Wisconsin, specified services are taxable.

About the Wisconsin Sales Tax

The state of Wisconsin has relatively simple sales tax rate, and utilizes a flat state tax rate. However, in addition to the flat state tax rate, there is a base county tax. Any local tax rates would be in addition to the state rate.

Is the Wisconsin Sales Tax Destination-Based or Origin-Based?

Wisconsin is a destination-based sales tax state, which means that sales tax rates are determined by the location of the buyer when the transaction is completed. This means that, for orders placed via the internet/mail by a customer within Wisconsin from a Wisconsin vendor, the vendor must collect a sales tax rate applicable at the buyer's address (including any applicable local sales taxes). This can significantly increase the complication of filing your sales tax return, because different sales tax rates must be charged to different buyers based on their location.

Is Wisconsin a Streamlined Sales Tax State?

Wisconsin is a member of the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement, which means that the Wisconsin Department of Revenue has taken significant steps to simplify Wisconsin's sales tax rules and administration process.

Contact the Wisconsin Department of Revenue

The Wisconsin Sales Tax is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Revenue. You can learn more by visiting the sales tax information website at revenue.wi.gov.

Phone numbers for the Sales Tax division of the Department of Revenue are as follows:

  • Local Phone:

Learn More: Our Book Recommendations

If you would like to learn more about how to manage your Wisconsin sales taxes, we recommend the following books:


This introductury book assists both current and aspiring small business owners with important tax planning issues, and covers a wide variety of small business tax topics.

This book provides information and insights on how to comply with a multitude of sales and use tax laws and regulations. This is our recommendation if you need an in-depth look into sales taxes.


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