The Maine sales tax rate is currently 5.5%. In Maine, no other municipality can add sales taxes on top of the state rate.
Sales tax rates in Maine are destination-based meaning the sales tax rate is determined from the shipping address. This complicates business for retailers who need to have the exact and up-to-date sales tax rate for every shipment they make.
Use our easy Sales Tax Online Lookup Solution which includes a free sales tax calculator. After entering a ZIP code, you can enter a retail price to calculate the sales tax totals.
Special Tax Rules for Maine:
Follow this link to the Maine Department of Revenue for more information.