Tax Rates for Ettersburg, Humboldt, CA

Sales Tax
Ettersburg City Sales Tax0.0%
Humboldt County Sales Tax1.75%
California State Sales Tax6.0%
Combined Sales Tax7.75%
Property Tax
Humboldt County Property Tax1.071%
California State Property Tax0.0%
Income Tax
Local Income Tax0%
California State Income Tax1% (<$7,850) to 13.30% (> $1m)

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

Sales Tax in Ettersburg, 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%.

A combined city and county sales tax rate of 1.75% on top of California's 6% base makes Ettersburg one of the more expensive cities to shop in, with 1117 out of 1782 cities having a sales tax rate this low or lower.

Property Tax in Humboldt County

As California property tax rates go, Humboldt County is on the low end at only 1.071%. There are 33 counties in the state with higher property taxes and only 24 counties that have lower rates. Note that 1.071% 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

Madera, Madera, CA

Shaver Lake, Fresno, CA

Windsor Hills, Los Angeles, CA

Haverstraw, Rockland, NY

Palo Verde, Imperial, CA

Fort Irwin, San Bernardino, CA

Brownville, Jefferson, NY

Oneonta, Otsego, NY

Ellicott, Chautauqua, NY

Pitcairn, St Lawrence, NY

Big Basin, Santa Cruz, CA

Monarch Beach (Dana Point), Orange, CA

Milo, Yates, NY

La Mirada, Los Angeles, CA

Mariposa, Mariposa, CA

Los Padres, San Luis Obispo, CA

Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Westerlo, Albany, NY

Enfield, Tompkins, NY

Castella, Shasta, CA

Aptos, Santa Cruz, CA

Toluca Lake (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Redwood City, San Mateo, CA

Arrowbear Lake, San Bernardino, CA

Toms Place, Mono, CA

San Pablo, Contra Costa, CA

Fancher, Fresno, CA

Birdsall, Allegany, NY

Laurens, Otsego, NY

Downieville, Sierra, CA

San Martin, Santa Clara, CA

Mill Creek, Tehama, CA

Tierra Del Sol, San Diego, CA

Dickinson, Franklin, NY

Hempstead, Nassau, NY

Clermont, Columbia, NY

Silver Lake, Amador, CA

Hornbrook, Siskiyou, CA

Tusten, Sullivan, NY

Chino Hills, San Bernardino, CA

Forestville, Sonoma, CA

Saratoga, Santa Clara, CA

Ontario, San Bernardino, CA

Echo Lake, El Dorado, CA

Shoshone, Inyo, CA

Tehama, Tehama, CA

Knox, Albany, NY

Spyrock, Mendocino, CA

Le Roy, Genesee, NY

Homeland, Riverside, CA

Palos Verdes/Peninsula, Los Angeles, CA

Rio Vista, Solano, CA

Skaneateles, Onondaga, NY

Lorraine, Jefferson, NY

El Centro, Imperial, CA

Chicago Park, Nevada, CA

Benton, Yates, NY

Gilboa, Schoharie, NY

Trabuco Canyon, Orange, CA

Whitlow, Humboldt, CA

Almanor, Plumas, CA

Los Altos Hills, Santa Clara, CA

Cohasset, Butte, CA

Glen Avon, Riverside, CA

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Isleton, Sacramento, CA

El Cajon, San Diego, CA

Denny, Trinity, CA

Wells, Hamilton, NY

Bolinas, Marin, CA

Chenango, Broome, NY

Wales, Erie, NY

Babylon, Suffolk, NY

Pendleton, Niagara, NY

Granby, Oswego, NY

Alabama, Genesee, NY

Schroon, Essex, NY

La Cresta Village, Kern, CA

Stirling City, Butte, CA

Germantown, Columbia, NY

Meiners Oaks, Ventura, CA

Pinole, Contra Costa, CA

View Park, Los Angeles, CA

Solana Beach, San Diego, CA

Verona, Oneida, NY

Kerman, Fresno, CA

Corcoran, Kings, CA

Richardson Grove, Humboldt, CA

Solemint, Los Angeles, CA

Pittsfield, Otsego, NY

Scott, Cortland, NY

Dinkey Creek, Fresno, CA

Dollar Ranch, Contra Costa, CA

West Sacramento, Yolo, CA

Vista Park, Kern, CA

Sharpe Army Depot, San Joaquin, CA

New Lebanon, Columbia, NY

Shasta, Shasta, CA

Cherry Valley, Otsego, NY

Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, CA

Bath, Steuben, NY

Carnelian Bay, Placer, CA

Montgomery Creek, Shasta, CA

Brutus, Cayuga, NY

Kiantone, Chautauqua, NY

Webb, Herkimer, NY

Greig, Lewis, NY

Monterey Park, Los Angeles, CA

Shelter Island, Suffolk, NY

North Norwich, Chenango, NY

Valley Home, Stanislaus, CA

Hammond, St Lawrence, NY

Genesee, Allegany, NY

Soledad, Monterey, CA

Castle A.F.B., Merced, CA

Byron, Genesee, NY

Terra Bella, Tulare, CA

Thornton, San Joaquin, CA

Shell Beach (Pismo Beach), San Luis Obispo, CA

Harrisburg, Lewis, NY

Top Articles

Investing for Retirement

Main Types of Investment Assets

Homeownership as an Investment

8 Individual Tax Breaks You Might Not Know About

8 Reasons Why Credit Cards are Better than Cash

8 Things That Can Affect Your Mortgage Rate

Is Marriage Good for Taxes?

A Brief History of Credit Cards