Tax Rates for New Idria, San Benito, CA

Sales Tax
New Idria City Sales Tax0.0%
San Benito County Sales Tax1.25%
California State Sales Tax6.0%
Combined Sales Tax7.25%
Property Tax
San Benito County Property Tax1.149%
California State Property Tax0.0%
Income Tax
Local Income Tax0%
California State Income Tax1% (<$7,850) to 13.30% (> $1m)


Sales Tax in New Idria, 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%, New Idria 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 San Benito County

San Benito County has one of the higher property tax rates in the state, at around 1.149%. 47 out of 58 counties have lower property tax rates. 10 counties have higher tax rates. Note that 1.149% 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

San Rafael, Marin, CA

Solemint, Los Angeles, CA

Naval Training Center (San Diego), San Diego, CA

Klamath, Del Norte, CA

Deerfield, Oneida, NY

South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, CA

Glenn, Glenn, CA

Dogtown, Marin, CA

Ludlow, San Bernardino, CA

Herlong, Lassen, CA

Vernon, Los Angeles, CA

Walton, Delaware, NY

Huron, Wayne, NY

Calpella, Mendocino, CA

Oroville, Butte, CA

Palo Cedro, Shasta, CA

Grizzly Flats, El Dorado, CA

Eastgate, Los Angeles, CA

Caton, Steuben, NY

San Benito, San Benito, CA

Tioga, Tioga, NY

Del Mar Heights (Morro Bay), San Luis Obispo, CA

Selma, Fresno, CA

Niland, Imperial, CA

Big Oak Flat, Tuolumne, CA

Tecopa, Inyo, CA

Vestal, Broome, NY

Twin Bridges, El Dorado, CA

Ballroad, Orange, CA

Di Giorgio, Kern, CA

Sierra City, Sierra, CA

Wallkill, Orange, NY

Dix, Schuyler, NY

Yates, Orleans, NY

Grenada, Siskiyou, CA

East Fishkill, Dutchess, NY

Lake Isabella, Kern, CA

Cressey, Merced, CA

Southeast, Putnam, NY

Crown Point, Essex, NY

Culver City, Los Angeles, CA

Beacon, Dutchess, NY

Lee, Oneida, NY

Trona, San Bernardino, CA

Stanislaus, Tuolumne, CA

Piedmont, Alameda, CA

Ellenburg, Clinton, NY

Ocotillo, Imperial, CA

Comptche, Mendocino, CA

Canaan, Columbia, NY

Mina, Chautauqua, NY

Norwich, Chenango, NY

Mono Lake, Mono, CA

Castroville, Monterey, CA

San Juan Capistrano, Orange, CA

Hopewell, Ontario, NY

Lakehead, Shasta, CA

Huntington Park, Los Angeles, CA

Macedon, Wayne, NY

Hillsborough, San Mateo, CA

Irwindale, Los Angeles, CA

Glendale, Los Angeles, CA

Omo Ranch, El Dorado, CA

Goodyears Bar, Sierra, CA

Bryn Mawr, San Bernardino, CA

Ruby Valley, Humboldt, CA

Merced, Merced, CA

Adin, Modoc, CA

Oxnard, Ventura, CA

Forbestown, Butte, CA

Ross, Marin, CA

Morongo Valley, San Bernardino, CA

La Puente, Los Angeles, CA

College Grove Center, San Diego, CA

Alexandria, Jefferson, NY

Greenwood, El Dorado, CA

Camp Connell, Calaveras, CA

Mineral, Tehama, CA

Cartago, Inyo, CA

Bradford, Steuben, NY

Patterson, Stanislaus, CA

Kagel Canyon, Los Angeles, CA

Mayfield, Fulton, NY

Little Valley, Cattaraugus, NY

New Haven, Oswego, NY

Napa, Napa, CA

Whiskeytown, Shasta, CA

Pittsford, Monroe, NY

Barton, Fresno, CA

Denmark, Lewis, NY

Ryde, Sacramento, CA

Pleasant Valley, Dutchess, NY

California Hot Springs, Tulare, CA

Lucerne Valley, San Bernardino, CA

Mather, Tuolumne, CA

Lodi, Seneca, NY

La Honda, San Mateo, CA

King City, Monterey, CA

Monta Vista, Santa Clara, CA

Gazelle, Siskiyou, CA

Fresno, Fresno, CA

McKittrick, Kern, CA

Brea, Orange, CA

Gloversville, Fulton, NY

Borrego Springs, San Diego, CA

Red Bluff, Tehama, CA

Balboa Island (Newport Beach), Orange, CA

Argus, San Bernardino, CA

Bear River Lake, Amador, CA

Cicero, Onondaga, NY

Worcester, Otsego, NY

Pharsalia, Chenango, NY

San Jose, Santa Clara, CA

Huntington Lake, Fresno, CA

Starkey, Yates, NY

Shasta, Shasta, CA

Kelseyville, Lake, CA

Parishville, St Lawrence, NY

East Greenbush, Rensselaer, NY

Calistoga, Napa, CA

Top Articles

8 Individual Tax Breaks You Might Not Know About

8 Things That Can Affect Your Mortgage Rate

8 Reasons Why Credit Cards are Better than Cash

Main Types of Investment Assets

Investing for Retirement

Is Marriage Good for Taxes?

A Brief History of Credit Cards

Homeownership as an Investment