Study: Ohio’s State-Local Sales Tax Burden Is in Top 20

An updated 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’s ranking.

Ohio’s state sales tax rate is 5.75%, while the average local sales tax rate is 1.49%. 2/7/2023