Lake Charles Sales Tax Rates for 2020

Lake Charles in Louisiana has a tax rate of 10% for 2020, this includes the Louisiana Sales Tax Rate of 4% and Local Sales Tax Rates in Lake Charles totaling 6%. You can find more tax rates and allowances for Lake Charles and Louisiana in the 2020 Louisiana Tax Tables.

How Does Sales Tax in Lake Charles compare to the rest of Louisiana?

Lake Charles Sales Rates: This image illustrates a calculator robot calculating Lake Charles sales tax manually using the Lake Charles Sales Tax Formula. You can use this information to calculate Lake Charles Sales Tax manually or use the Lake Charles Sales Tax Calculator to calculate sales tax online.

Louisiana has 173 seperate areas each with their own Sales Tax rates with the lowest Sales Tax rate in Louisiana being 5% and the highest Sales Tax rate in Louisiana at 10%.

How is Sales Tax Calculated in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Sales Tax in Lake Charles, Louisiana is calculated using the following formula:

Sales Tax Rate = s + c + l + sr


  • s = Louisiana State Sales Tax Rate (4%)
  • c = County Sales Tax Rate
  • l = Local Sales Tax Rate
  • sr = Special Sales Tax Rate

You can calculate Sales Tax manually using the formula or use the Lake Charles Sales Tax Calculator or compare Sales Tax between different locations within Louisiana using the Louisiana State Sales Tax Comparison Calculator.

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