The North Carolina (NC) state sales tax rate is currently 4.75%. Depending on local municipalities, the total tax rate can be as high as 7.25%.
County and local taxes in most areas bring the sales tax rate to 6.75% – 7% in most counties but some can be as high as 8 or 8.25%.
North Carolina requires use tax to be paid on products or services used within the state. the state provides a line on the state income tax return for identifying any use tax owed.
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