Sales and Use Tax Rates Effective October 1, 2008 Through August 31, 2009

Listed below by county are the total (4.5% State rate plus applicable local rates) sales and use tax rates in effect:
County
Rate
 
County
Rate
 
County
Rate
Alamance 6.75%   Franklin 6.75%   Pamlico 6.75%
Alexander 7%   Gaston 6.75%   Pasquotank 6.75%
Alleghany 6.75%   Gates 6.75%   Pender 6.75%
Anson 6.75%   Graham 6.75%   Perquimans 6.75%
Ashe 6.75%   Granville 6.75%   Person 6.75%
Avery 6.75%   Greene 6.75%   Pitt 7%
Beaufort 6.75%   Guilford 6.75%   Polk 6.75%
Bertie 6.75%   Halifax 6.75%   Randolph 6.75%
Bladen 6.75%   Harnett 6.75%   Richmond 6.75%
Brunswick 6.75%   Haywood 7%   Robeson 6.75%
Buncombe 6.75%   Henderson 6.75%   Rockingham 6.75%
Burke 6.75%   Hertford 6.75%   Rowan 6.75%
Cabarrus 6.75%   Hoke 6.75%   Rutherford 6.75%
Caldwell 6.75%   Hyde 6.75%   Sampson 7%
Camden 6.75%   Iredell 6.75%   Scotland 6.75%
Carteret 6.75%   Jackson 6.75%   Stanly 6.75%
Caswell 6.75%   Johnston 6.75%   Stokes 6.75%
Catawba 7%   Jones 6.75%   Surry 7%
Chatham 6.75%   Lee 6.75%   Swain 6.75%
Cherokee 6.75%   Lenoir 6.75%   Transylvania 6.75%
Chowan 6.75%   Lincoln 6.75%   Tyrrell 6.75%
Clay 6.75%   Macon 6.75%   Union 6.75%
Cleveland 6.75%   Madison 6.75%   Vance 6.75%
Columbus 6.75%   Martin 7%   Wake 6.75%
Craven 6.75%   McDowell 6.75%   Warren 6.75%
Cumberland 7%   Mecklenburg 7.25%* Washington 6.75%
Currituck 6.75%   Mitchell 6.75%   Watauga 6.75%
Dare 6.75%   Montgomery 6.75%   Wayne 6.75%
Davidson 6.75%   Moore 6.75%   Wilkes 6.75%
Davie 6.75%   Nash 6.75%   Wilson 6.75%
Duplin 6.75%   New Hanover 6.75%   Yadkin 6.75%
Durham 6.75%   Northampton 6.75%   Yancey 6.75%
Edgecombe 6.75%   Onslow 6.75%      
Forsyth 6.75%   Orange 6.75%      

* Includes the 0.5% local sales and use tax for public transportation.