Tax Rates for Hemet, Riverside, CA

Sales Tax
Hemet City Sales Tax1.0%
Riverside County Sales Tax1.75%
California State Sales Tax6.0%
Combined Sales Tax8.75%
Property Tax
Riverside County Property Tax1.155%
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 Hemet, 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 2.75% on top of California's 6% base makes Hemet one of the more expensive cities to shop in, with 1675 out of 1782 cities having a sales tax rate this low or lower.

Property Tax in Riverside County

Riverside County has one of the higher property tax rates in the state, at around 1.155%. 49 out of 58 counties have lower property tax rates. 7 counties have higher tax rates. Note that 1.155% 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

Oasis, Riverside, CA

Bostonia, San Diego, CA

Canby, Modoc, CA

Klamath River, Siskiyou, CA

Santa Rita Park, Merced, CA

Bowman, Placer, CA

Johnstonville, Lassen, CA

San Lucas, Monterey, CA

La Porte, Plumas, CA

Lake Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Yolo, Yolo, CA

Leggett, Mendocino, CA

Steele Park, Napa, CA

San Marcos, San Diego, CA

East Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Fort Ord (Marina), Monterey, CA

Douglas Flat, Calaveras, CA

River Pines, Amador, CA

Millville, Shasta, CA

Hawaiian Gardens, Los Angeles, CA

Mount Hamilton, Santa Clara, CA

Stanton, Orange, CA

Whitethorn, Humboldt, CA

Truckee, Nevada, CA

Naval Supply Center (Oakland), Alameda, CA

Freedom (Watsonville), Santa Cruz, CA

Willow Creek, Humboldt, CA

Loch Lomond, Lake, CA

Soda Springs, Nevada, CA

Aromas, Monterey, CA

Coachella, Riverside, CA

San Anselmo, Marin, CA

La Jolla (San Diego), San Diego, CA

Sausalito, Marin, CA

Redcrest, Humboldt, CA

Athens, Los Angeles, CA

Jurupa Valley, Riverside, CA

Ivanhoe, Tulare, CA

San Andreas, Calaveras, CA

Lorre Estates, Santa Clara, CA

Weldon, Kern, CA

South Shore (Alameda), Alameda, CA

Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, CA

Fellows, Kern, CA

Kelseyville, Lake, CA

San Clemente, Orange, CA

La Quinta, Riverside, CA

Fortuna, Humboldt, CA

San Diego, San Diego, CA

Mountain View, Santa Clara, CA

Bodega, Sonoma, CA

Alhambra, Los Angeles, CA

San Ardo, Monterey, CA

Madison, Yolo, CA

Mendota, Fresno, CA

La Mirada, Los Angeles, CA

University, Santa Barbara, CA

Inyo, Inyo, CA

Madera, Madera, CA

Rodeo, Contra Costa, CA

Venice (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Briceland, Humboldt, CA

Cedar, Los Angeles, CA

Midpines, Mariposa, CA

Salyer, Trinity, CA

Coarsegold, Madera, CA

Boonville, Mendocino, CA

Fort Bragg, Mendocino, CA

Armona, Kings, CA

Soulsbyville, Tuolumne, CA

Stirling City, Butte, CA

Julian, San Diego, CA

Green Valley Lake, San Bernardino, CA

Angels Camp, Calaveras, CA

Boulder Creek, Santa Cruz, CA

Acampo, San Joaquin, CA

Palm City (San Diego), San Diego, CA

South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, CA

Vernalis, San Joaquin, CA

Fort Jones, Siskiyou, CA

Campo Seco, Calaveras, CA

Golden Hills, Kern, CA

Central Valley, Shasta, CA

Olive View (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Arcadia, Los Angeles, CA

Ben Lomond, Santa Cruz, CA

Sherwin Plaza, Mono, CA

Chico, Butte, CA

McKinleyville, Humboldt, CA

Branscomb, Mendocino, CA

Rio Vista, Solano, CA

Beaumont, Riverside, CA

San Lorenzo, Alameda, CA

Glenhaven, Lake, CA

San Tomas, Santa Clara, CA

Placerville, El Dorado, CA

Le Grand (Also Legrand), Merced, CA

Rancho California, Riverside, CA

Roseland, Sonoma, CA

Chula Vista, San Diego, CA

Aptos, Santa Cruz, CA

Yreka, Siskiyou, CA

El Portal, Mariposa, CA

Holtville, Imperial, CA

Marine Corps (Twentynine Palms), San Bernardino, CA

Pepperwood, Humboldt, CA

Arnold, Calaveras, CA

Moneta, Los Angeles, CA

Brookdale, Santa Cruz, CA

Nelson, Butte, CA

Guinda, Yolo, CA

Forest Park, Los Angeles, CA

Kaweah, Tulare, CA

Sattley, Sierra, CA

Bradford, Alameda, CA

San Juan Bautista, San Benito, CA

Carnelian Bay, Placer, CA

Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles, CA

Ripon, San Joaquin, CA

Lakehead, Shasta, CA

Oasis, Riverside, CA

Bostonia, San Diego, CA

Canby, Modoc, CA

Klamath River, Siskiyou, CA

Santa Rita Park, Merced, CA

Bowman, Placer, CA

Johnstonville, Lassen, CA

San Lucas, Monterey, CA

La Porte, Plumas, CA

Lake Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Yolo, Yolo, CA

Leggett, Mendocino, CA

Steele Park, Napa, CA

San Marcos, San Diego, CA

East Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Fort Ord (Marina), Monterey, CA

Douglas Flat, Calaveras, CA

River Pines, Amador, CA

Millville, Shasta, CA

Hawaiian Gardens, Los Angeles, CA

Mount Hamilton, Santa Clara, CA

Stanton, Orange, CA

Whitethorn, Humboldt, CA

Truckee, Nevada, CA

Naval Supply Center (Oakland), Alameda, CA

Freedom (Watsonville), Santa Cruz, CA

Willow Creek, Humboldt, CA

Loch Lomond, Lake, CA

Soda Springs, Nevada, CA

Aromas, Monterey, CA

Coachella, Riverside, CA

San Anselmo, Marin, CA

La Jolla (San Diego), San Diego, CA

Sausalito, Marin, CA

Redcrest, Humboldt, CA

Athens, Los Angeles, CA

Jurupa Valley, Riverside, CA

Ivanhoe, Tulare, CA

San Andreas, Calaveras, CA

Lorre Estates, Santa Clara, CA

Weldon, Kern, CA

South Shore (Alameda), Alameda, CA

Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, CA

Fellows, Kern, CA

Kelseyville, Lake, CA

San Clemente, Orange, CA

La Quinta, Riverside, CA

Fortuna, Humboldt, CA

San Diego, San Diego, CA

Mountain View, Santa Clara, CA

Bodega, Sonoma, CA

Alhambra, Los Angeles, CA

San Ardo, Monterey, CA

Madison, Yolo, CA

Mendota, Fresno, CA

La Mirada, Los Angeles, CA

University, Santa Barbara, CA

Inyo, Inyo, CA

Madera, Madera, CA

Rodeo, Contra Costa, CA

Venice (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Briceland, Humboldt, CA

Cedar, Los Angeles, CA

Midpines, Mariposa, CA

Salyer, Trinity, CA

Coarsegold, Madera, CA

Boonville, Mendocino, CA

Fort Bragg, Mendocino, CA

Armona, Kings, CA

Soulsbyville, Tuolumne, CA

Stirling City, Butte, CA

Julian, San Diego, CA

Green Valley Lake, San Bernardino, CA

Angels Camp, Calaveras, CA

Boulder Creek, Santa Cruz, CA

Acampo, San Joaquin, CA

Palm City (San Diego), San Diego, CA

South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, CA

Vernalis, San Joaquin, CA

Fort Jones, Siskiyou, CA

Campo Seco, Calaveras, CA

Golden Hills, Kern, CA

Central Valley, Shasta, CA

Olive View (Los Angeles), Los Angeles, CA

Arcadia, Los Angeles, CA

Ben Lomond, Santa Cruz, CA

Sherwin Plaza, Mono, CA

Chico, Butte, CA

McKinleyville, Humboldt, CA

Branscomb, Mendocino, CA

Rio Vista, Solano, CA

Beaumont, Riverside, CA

San Lorenzo, Alameda, CA

Glenhaven, Lake, CA

San Tomas, Santa Clara, CA

Placerville, El Dorado, CA

Le Grand (Also Legrand), Merced, CA

Rancho California, Riverside, CA

Roseland, Sonoma, CA

Chula Vista, San Diego, CA

Aptos, Santa Cruz, CA

Yreka, Siskiyou, CA

El Portal, Mariposa, CA

Holtville, Imperial, CA

Marine Corps (Twentynine Palms), San Bernardino, CA

Pepperwood, Humboldt, CA

Arnold, Calaveras, CA

Moneta, Los Angeles, CA

Brookdale, Santa Cruz, CA

Nelson, Butte, CA

Guinda, Yolo, CA

Forest Park, Los Angeles, CA

Kaweah, Tulare, CA

Sattley, Sierra, CA

Bradford, Alameda, CA

San Juan Bautista, San Benito, CA

Carnelian Bay, Placer, CA

Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles, CA

Ripon, San Joaquin, CA

Lakehead, Shasta, CA

Top Articles

Homeownership as an Investment

Is Marriage Good for Taxes?

8 Things That Can Affect Your Mortgage Rate

A Brief History of Credit Cards

8 Reasons Why Credit Cards are Better than Cash

Main Types of Investment Assets

Investing for Retirement

8 Individual Tax Breaks You Might Not Know About