Tax Rates for Trinidad, Humboldt, CA

Sales Tax
Trinidad City Sales Tax0.75%
Humboldt County Sales Tax1.75%
California State Sales Tax6.0%
Combined Sales Tax8.5%
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 Trinidad, 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 2.5% on top of California's 6% base makes Trinidad one of the more expensive cities to shop in, with 1362 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.

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Ahwahnee, Madera, CA

Bloomington, San Bernardino, CA

Lake City, Nevada, CA

Sky Valley, Riverside, CA

Empire, Stanislaus, CA

Bonita, San Diego, CA

Boyes Hot Springs, Sonoma, CA

Cromberg, Plumas, CA

Morristown, St Lawrence, NY

Biggs, Butte, CA

Stephentown, Rensselaer, NY

Lewisboro, Westchester, NY

Hamlin, Monroe, NY

Wawona, Mariposa, CA

Baldwin Park, Los Angeles, CA

Leon, Cattaraugus, NY

Base Line, San Bernardino, CA

Colchester, Delaware, NY

Clarendon, Orleans, NY

Waterloo, Seneca, NY

Kinyon, Siskiyou, CA

Inglewood, Los Angeles, CA

Lake Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Paradise, Butte, CA

San Ramon, Contra Costa, CA

Rockland, Sullivan, NY

Pleasant Hill, Contra Costa, CA

Perth, Fulton, NY

Catheys Valley, Mariposa, CA

Argyle, Washington, NY

Newcastle, Placer, CA

Raymond, Madera, CA

Brookfield, Madison, NY

Tompkins, Delaware, NY

Fort Irwin, San Bernardino, CA

Parishville, St Lawrence, NY

Fountain Valley, Orange, CA

Somers, Westchester, NY

North Harmony, Chautauqua, NY

Alta Loma (Rancho Cucamonga), San Bernardino, CA

Chiriaco Summit, Riverside, CA

Mayfield, Fulton, NY

Sunol, Alameda, CA

West Monroe, Oswego, NY

San Leandro, Alameda, CA

Eureka, Humboldt, CA

Two Rock Coast Guard Station, Sonoma, CA

Cambridge, Washington, NY

Almond, Allegany, NY

Buena Park, Orange, CA

North Dansville, Livingston, NY

Encino (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Johnstonville, Lassen, CA

Tupman, Kern, CA

Keyes, Stanislaus, CA

San Pedro (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Graeagle, Plumas, CA

Colesville, Broome, NY

El Monte, Los Angeles, CA

Valley Fair, Santa Clara, CA

Guatay, San Diego, CA

Malaga, Fresno, CA

Montezuma, Cayuga, NY

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Green Valley Lake, San Bernardino, CA

French Camp, San Joaquin, CA

Windsor Hills, Los Angeles, CA

Mexico, Oswego, NY

Prattsville, Greene, NY

Lake San Marcos, San Diego, CA

Wheatland, Yuba, CA

Arietta, Hamilton, NY

Frankfort, Herkimer, NY

Darien, Genesee, NY

Esparto, Yolo, CA

University, Santa Barbara, CA

Italy, Yates, NY

Palm Springs, Riverside, CA

Preston, Chenango, NY

Cayuta, Schuyler, NY

Marlborough, Ulster, NY

Pike, Wyoming, NY

North Elba, Essex, NY

Knights Landing, Yolo, CA

Sebastopol, Sonoma, CA

East Nicolaus, Sutter, CA

Commerce, Los Angeles, CA

Rancho Santa Margarita, Orange, CA

Stewarts Point, Sonoma, CA

Fleming, Cayuga, NY

Goshen, Tulare, CA

Conesus, Livingston, NY

Worth, Jefferson, NY

Thurston, Steuben, NY

Elizabeth Lake, Los Angeles, CA

Taylor, Cortland, NY

City Terrace, Los Angeles, CA

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Maywood, Los Angeles, CA

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Sonoma, Sonoma, CA

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