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Sales Tax Rates
Los Angeles County

Sales receipt showing sales tax in most places in Los Angeles County. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.

Also see Sales Tax Distributions to Los Angeles County & Cities
and Taxable Retail Sales by City in Los Angeles County

As of July 1, 2018

The sales tax rate anywhere in Los Angeles County is 9.50% except for those cities shown below.

City Sales Tax
Avalon 10.00%
Commerce 10.00%
Compton 10.25%
Culver City 10.00%
Downey 10.00%
El Monte 10.00%
Hawthorne 10.25%
Huntington Park 10.25% (effective Oct. 1, 2018)
Inglewood 10.00%
Long Beach 10.25%
Lynwood 10.25%
Pico Rivera 10.25%
San Fernando 10.00%
Santa Monica 10.25%
South El Monte 10.00%

Source: California Board of Equalization