Tax Rates for Edgewood, Siskiyou, CA

Sales Tax
Edgewood City Sales Tax0.0%
Siskiyou County Sales Tax1.25%
California State Sales Tax6.0%
Combined Sales Tax7.25%
Property Tax
Siskiyou County Property Tax1.052%
California State Property Tax0.0%
Income Tax
Local Income Tax0.0%
California State Income Tax1% (<$7,850) to 13.30% (> $1m)

Source(s): http://www.boe.ca.gov

Sales Tax in Edgewood, CA

While the State of California only charges a 6% sales tax, there's also a state mandated 1.25% local rate, bringing the minimum sales tax rate in the state up to 7.25%.

As you would imagine, with a combined city/county sales tax rate of 1.25%, Edgewood comes in on the low end for sales taxes in California. In fact, there are 1314 cities (out of 1782) that charge a higher rate on items sold with their borders.

Property Tax in Siskiyou County

As California property tax rates go, Siskiyou County is on the low end at only 1.052%. There are 45 counties in the state with higher property taxes and only 12 counties that have lower rates. Note that 1.052% is an effective tax rate estimate. Actual property tax rates vary slightly from property to property within cities and counties due to special property tax boundaries.

California has one of the lowest property tax rates in the country, thanks primarily to Proposition 13, a 1978 amendment to California's Constitution. Proposition 13 limits property taxes (which are determined by local governments) to at most 1% of the property's cash value. In addition, annual increases due to property value appreciation are limited to 2% per year. A property's value can only be reassessed for tax purposes if the property changes owners or if there is construction done to the property. Despite the 1% ad valorem tax limit, almost all effective property tax rates in California actually end up exceeding 1%. How can that happen? Proposition 13 allows local governments to charge additional fixed amount special assessments. Those special assessments can be earmarked for anything from funding schools to mosquito abatement. Local governments are also allowed to sell taxpayer approved bonds, which are repaid by additional property taxes not subject to the 1% limit.

Income Tax in California

California is one of 36 states that don't have any local (city or county level) income taxes. It does, however, have the highest top tax bracket in the country of 13.3% on income over $1 million, as well as a pretty high effective rate for middle class workers.

Other Tax Rates in California

Twin Peaks, San Bernardino, CA

Cedar Glen, San Bernardino, CA

Old Station, Shasta, CA

Midland, Riverside, CA

Santa Rosa, Sonoma, CA

Knights Landing, Yolo, CA

California Hot Springs, Tulare, CA

Downey, Los Angeles, CA

Ladera, San Mateo, CA

Bradley, Monterey, CA

Glendale, Los Angeles, CA

Loma Mar, San Mateo, CA

Sloughhouse, Sacramento, CA

Berkeley, Alameda, CA

Cabazon, Riverside, CA

Hesperia, San Bernardino, CA

Petrolia, Humboldt, CA

Arvin, Kern, CA

Chiriaco Summit, Riverside, CA

Fernbridge (Fortuna), Humboldt, CA

Harris, Humboldt, CA

Independence, Inyo, CA

Pearblossom, Los Angeles, CA

Tujunga (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Ono, Shasta, CA

Verdugo City (Glendale), Los Angeles, CA

San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA

Topanga Park, Los Angeles, CA

Camptonville, Yuba, CA

Richfield, Tehama, CA

Thousand Oaks, Ventura, CA

San Diego, San Diego, CA

Grass Valley, Nevada, CA

Dobbins, Yuba, CA

Tulare, Tulare, CA

Wasco, Kern, CA

Lake Forest, Orange, CA

Pond, Kern, CA

Rio Linda, Sacramento, CA

McKittrick, Kern, CA

Hydesville, Humboldt, CA

Wallace, Calaveras, CA

Mission Viejo, Orange, CA

Cohasset, Butte, CA

Potrero, San Diego, CA

Fort Seward, Humboldt, CA

Gridley, Butte, CA

Alviso (San Jose), Santa Clara, CA

Highland Park (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Rancho Cordova , Sacramento, CA

Corralitos, Santa Cruz, CA

Junction City, Trinity, CA

San Anselmo, Marin, CA

Monarch Beach (Dana Point), Orange, CA

Laton, Fresno, CA

Lennox, Los Angeles, CA

Westwood (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Redding, Shasta, CA

Taylorsville, Plumas, CA

Davenport, Santa Cruz, CA

Top Articles

Is Marriage Good for Taxes?

8 Things That Can Affect Your Mortgage Rate

Homeownership as an Investment

8 Individual Tax Breaks You Might Not Know About

Main Types of Investment Assets

8 Reasons Why Credit Cards are Better than Cash

A Brief History of Credit Cards

Investing for Retirement