News Release
For Immediate Release
March 11, 2019
NR 19-05
Contact: Office of Public Affairs

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Reports
Announces New Sales and Use Tax Rates Operative April 1, 2019

Sacramento – The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has notified seller’s permit holders that new sales and use tax rates will take effect beginning April 1, 2019. The new rates are the result of voter-approved initiatives.

To find the correct rate for your home or business location, visit and click the Tax & Fee Rates button. Please note that the new rates will not be available online until April 1, 2019, when they take effect.

Note: This news release may discuss complex tax laws and concepts. It may not address every situation, and is not considered written advice that may be relied on, pursuant to California Code of Regulations, title 18, sections 1705 and 4902. Changes in tax law or regulations may have occurred since the time this news release was written. If there is a conflict between the text of this news release and the law, decisions will be based upon the law and not this news release. For specific help, please contact the CDTFA at 1-800-400-7115.