At a Glance: State-Local Sales Tax Burden

A mid-year comparison by the Tax Foundation shows Ohio’s average combined state-and-local sales tax rate of 7.24% is 20th highest in the U.S., higher than neighboring states. Ohio’s position is unchanged from 2022. Ohio’s state sales tax rate is 5.75% (27th highest), while its average local sales tax rate is 1.49%. 7/18/2023