Alaska Sales Tax

Rates

  • State sales tax rate 0%
  • Local rate0% - 7.5%
  • Combined rate0% - 7.5%
  • *Local rates are set by the county, city or other taxing district.
  • *No tax on shipping

Major Cities/Counties

  • Anchorage 0%
  • Fairbanks 0%
  • Juneau 5%
  • Wasilla 0%
  • Kodiak 7%
  • Ketchikan 6.5%
  • Jber 0%
  • Akiachak 0%

Alaska Sales & Use Tax Information

The Alaska (AK) statewide sales tax rate is currently 0%. Some local jurisdictions impose local sales taxes, up to 7.5%. The average local rate is 1.43%. The average combined tax rate is 1.43%, ranking 46th-highest in the U.S.

In some of the cities and counties, local taxes apply to both intra-state and inter-state transactions.

Alaska Statutes give broad authority to municipalities to levy taxes on sales, rents and services provided within the municipality. State law also allows municipalities that levy a sales tax to levy a use tax, which is a tax levied on the storage, use, or consumption of goods in a municipality. The use tax must equal the sales tax rate and is levied only on buyers.

Lowest Tax Rates

  • Adak 0%
  • Akiachak 0%
  • Akiak 0%
  • Akutan 0%
  • Allakaket 0%
  • Anaktuvuk Pass 0%
  • Anchorage 0%
  • Anvik 0%

Highest Tax Rates

  • Homer 7.5%
  • Kodiak 7%
  • Wrangell 7%
  • Coffman Cove 6.5%
  • Hoonah 6.5%
  • Ketchikan 6.5%
  • Klawock 6.5%
  • Meyers Chuck 6.5%