Tax Rates


Sales Tax Rate Chart

The following chart lists the total sales and use tax rate for each county. Find the State and County Tax Rate for a particular sale.

COUNTY NAME AND CODE STATE TAX RATE COUNTY TAX RATE & EFFECTIVE DATES STADIUM TAX RATE & EFFECTIVE DATES TOTAL
Adams (1)5%0.50% -- 1/1/94 5.50%
Ashland (2)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Barron (3)5%0.50% -- 4/1/86 5.50%
Bayfield (4)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Brown (5)5%0.50%-- 1/1/18(0.50% for 11/1/00 - 9/30/15) 5.50%
Buffalo (6)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Burnett (7)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Calumet (8)5%0.50% -- 4/1/18 

5.50%

Chippewa (9)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Clark (10)5%0.50% -- 1/1/09 5.50%
Columbia (11)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Crawford (12)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Dane (13)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Dodge (14)5%0.50% -- 4/1/94 5.50%
Door (15)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Douglas (16)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Dunn (17)5%0.50% -- 4/1/86 5.50%
Eau Claire (18)5%0.50% -- 1/1/99 5.50%
Florence (19)5% 0.50% -- 7/1/06  5.50%
Fond du Lac (20)5%0.50% -- 4/1/10  5.50%
Forest (21)5%0.50% -- 4/1/95 5.50%
Grant (22)5%0.50% -- 4/1/02 5.50%
Green (23)5%0.50% -- 1/1/03 5.50%
Green Lake (24)5%0.50% -- 7/1/99 5.50%
Iowa (25)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Iron (26)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Jackson (27)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Jefferson (28)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Juneau (29)5%0.50% -- 4/1/92 5.50%
Kenosha (30)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Kewaunee (31)5%0.50% -- 4/1/17  5.50%
La Crosse (32)5%0.50% -- 4/1/90 5.50%
Lafayette (33)5%0.50% -- 4/1/01 5.50%
Langlade (34)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Lincoln (35)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Manitowoc (36)5%  5%
Marathon (37)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Marinette (38)5%0.50% -- 10/1/01 5.50%
Marquette (39)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Menominee (72)5%0.50% -- 4/1/20   5.50%

 

Milwaukee (40)5%0.50% -- 4/1/910.10% (1/1/96 - 3/31/20)  5.50%

 

Monroe (41)5%0.50% -- 4/1/90 5.50%
Oconto (42)5%0.50% -- 7/1/94 5.50%
Oneida (43)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Outagamie (44)5%0.50% -- 1/1/20   5.50%
Ozaukee (45)5%0.50% -- 4/1/910.10% (1/1/96 - 3/31/20) 5.50%
Pepin (46)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Pierce (47)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Polk (48)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Portage (49)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Price (50)5%0.50% -- 1/1/93 5.50%
Racine (51)5% 0.10% (1/1/96 - 3/31/20)5%
Richland (52)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Rock (53)5%0.50% -- 4/1/07 5.50%
Rusk (54)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
St. Croix (55)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Sauk (56)5%0.50% -- 4/1/92 5.50%
Sawyer (57)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Shawano (58)5%0.50% -- 4/1/90 5.50%
Sheboygan (59)5%0.50% -- 1/1/17  
5.50%
Taylor (60)5%0.50% -- 7/1/99 5.50%
Trempealeau (61)5%0.50% -- 10/1/95 5.50%
Vernon (62)5%0.50% -- 1/1/97 5.50%
Vilas (63)5%0.50% -- 4/1/88 5.50%
Walworth (64)5%0.50% -- 4/1/87 5.50%
Washburn (65)5%0.50% -- 4/1/91 5.50%
Washington (66)5%0.50% -- 1/1/990.10% (1/1/96 - 3/31/20)5.50%
Waukesha (67)5% 0.10% (1/1/96 - 3/31/20)5%
Waupaca (68)5%0.50% -- 4/1/89 5.50%
Waushara (69)5%0.50% -- 4/1/90 5.50%
Winnebago (70)5%  5%
Wood (71)5%0.50% -- 1/1/04 5.50%

Caution: A retailer making sales subject to the 5% Wisconsin sales tax who must also collect and remit county tax if the retailer:

  • make taxable sales that are sourced to (i.e., take place in) a county with a tax; or
  • sell a motor vehicle, boat, recreational vehicle, or aircraft that will be customarily kept in a county that adopted the county tax.

Note: Additional information on which county tax is imposed on sales and leases of motor vehicles, boats, recreational vehicles, aircraft, snowmobiles, trailers, semitrailers, all-terrain vehicles, utility vehicles, and off-highway motorcycles is provided in Part 18.D.(4) and (5) of Publication 201, Wisconsin Sales and Use Tax Information.

Applicable Laws and Rules

This document provides statements or interpretations of the following laws and regulations enacted as of November 15, 2021: secs. 71.06, 77.52, 77.522, 77.53, 77.70, 77.705, 77.706, 77.707, 77.72, 77.785, 77.981, 77.99, 77.994, 77.995, 77.9962, 78.015, 78.017, 78.405, 78.407, 139.02, 139.03, 139.31, 139.76, and 168.12, Wis. Stats.

Laws enacted and in effect after this date, new administrative rules, and court decisions may change the interpretations in this document. Guidance issued prior to this date, that is contrary to the information in this document is superseded by this document, according to sec. 73.16(2)(a), Wis. Stats.

Contact Us​

MS 5-77
Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Customer Service Bureau
PO Box 8949
Madison, WI 53708-8949
Phone: (608) 266-2776
Fax: (608) 267-1030
Email:DORSalesandUse@wisconsin.gov

The department welcomes your input on our guidance. Submit comments on this guidance document.

Guidance Document Number: 100047

November 15, 2021