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math (sales tax)
Jill bought supplies at a hardware store that cost $41.75. If she paid sales tax of $1.67, what was the sales tax rate?: * 5.5% 5.0% 4.5% 4.0% Please explain, thanks.
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 10:02am by anonymous

Math
please check my answer thanks :) The sales tax is 7% The purchase including sales tax is $676.24 what was tha total amount of sales tax ? I got $47.34
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 10:16am by Alarena

math
A group of friends went to lunch. The bill, before sales tax and tip, was $37.50 . A sales tax of 8% was added. The group then tipped 18% on the amount after the sales tax was added. What was the amount, in dollars, of the sales tax? What was the total amount the group paid, ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:50pm by **please help**

MATH
If the sales tax on an item is 7%, the sales tax on an item costing d dollars can be found by the expression .07d. Determine the sales tax on a compact disk that cost $15.99.
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:06pm by TASHA

math (ugh)
Jermaine had dinner at his favorite restaurant. It the sales tax rate is 4% & the sales tax on the meal was $1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 15% tip
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 7:09pm by brianna

Computer Science
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 9:28pm by AB

Sales tax
tom paid 695.5 for a tv when 7% sales tax was included in that price what was the price of the tv before the tax and how much sales tax did tom pay? You can set it up this way: 1.07x = 695.5 x = _______ That will tell you the price of the TV. The difference between 695.5 and ...
Friday, April 13, 2007 at 6:12pm by Arkuk

math (sales tax)
How do you convert sales tax .for example 41.75$ 1.67/45.75. They said the sales tax was 4.5. Well how did you get that?
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 10:02am by Dee

math (sales tax)
How do you convert sales tax .for example 41.75$ 1.67/45.75. They said the sales tax was 4.5. Well how did you get that?
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 10:02am by Dee

math
how do I compute sales tax? $1,367.85. sales tax rate is 5.75%. also, how do I add in city tax?
Sunday, December 9, 2007 at 10:13pm by Diana

government(taxes)
Sales Tax Trash tax Electricity tax State income tax Gasoline tax Property tax Federal telephone excise tax Excise tax social security tax environmental tax gift tax real estate tax federal taxes water and power tax
Sunday, August 3, 2008 at 9:39pm by lou

Math
Midtown Antiques collects 4% sales tax on all sales. If total sales including tax are $1058.30, find the portion that is the tax. Round your answer to the nearest cent. A)$40.70 B)$42.33 C)$1017.60 D)$30.70 E) none of the above
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 3:27pm by Robbie

Java Programming
I'm a beginner to Java and I need to know how to do the following: Write a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 ...
Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 12:20pm by P

Compter programing Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
Monday, October 18, 2010 at 3:59pm by BJ

Math
Pat must pay a 6 percent state sales tax and a 2 percent city sales tax on school supplies. If the price of the supplies tax before taxes is $30.00, what is the total amount tha Pat must pay In Sales tax? A $0.25 B $0.90 C $1.80 D $2.40 E $2.60
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 5:01pm by Anonymous

math
zoomer bix plans to but a microcomputer that costs $690, excluding sales tax. if the sales tax rate is 5 1/2% how much tax will zoomer have to pay
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 12:01am by sabrina

math
A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much more will you pay in sales tax on $500?
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:21pm by betsy

math
Hannah had dinner at her favorite restaurant. If the sales rate is 4% and the sales tax on the meal came to $1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 20% tip?
Saturday, April 26, 2008 at 9:51am by kevin

math
If i paid 1.25 in sales tax for an item i purchased. the sales tax rate was 5%. What was the price of the item before tax
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 7:32pm by Becky

Math
1)A bakery can sell muffins for $1 each. If it costs the bakery $5 to make 20 muffins, what percent of the money made from muffins sales is profit? 2) A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 11:00pm by Betsy

Quick Math-Plz
Can you help me with these prices? 1. $38.95 find Price of item with sales tax: 2.$91.63 Price of item after a 20% discount plus sales tax: 3.$5.99 Price of item after a 10% increase with sales tax:
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 6:21pm by Princess Anna

Computer Programming Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent (.04) and the county tax is 2 percent (.02). The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 8:19pm by Dornica

Computer Programming Design
Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county sales tax. Assume that state tax rate is 4 percent and the county sales tax rate is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase...
Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 8:19pm by Anonymous

Math
It depends upon the state. Some states to not require the purchaser to pay sales tax on the entire selling price if a similar vehicel is traded in. For example, see (for Ohio) http://www.brunercox.com/ohio-sales-tax-trade-in-allowance/ You have not said what the applicable ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:09am by drwls

math
An item costs c dollars and 6% sales tax is charged. The total cost including sales tax is given by the expression 1.06c. You are buying a skateboard that costs $75. What is the cost of the skateboard including sales tax?
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 9:06pm by Cierra

6 grade Math
estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs $12.99 with a sales tax of 6%
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 6:23pm by shana

MATH
A shirt cost $7.80. What is the price of the item after a 10% increase with sales tax? (Sales Tax: 7.5%)
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 8:29pm by Dakota

math
estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs $12.99 with a sales tax of 6%
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 8:54pm by shana

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 8:25pm by Kik

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 11:07pm by Kik

math
For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:56pm by Kik

math
730 * .08 = sales tax Add sales tax to cost for total price.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:33pm by PsyDAG

math
730 * .08 = sales tax Add sales tax to cost for total price.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:33pm by PsyDAG

math
Sam brought a stereo or a total of $ 676.24 including state saes tax. the state sales tax rate is 7%. what was hte total amout of sales tax on the stero
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 12:13am by no name

math
The sales tax on an item costing $236 is $28.20. What is the sales tax rate to nearest tenth? Write ratio equation and solve it!
Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 9:25pm by Carah

Math
A watch cost $75.99. If the sales tax rate is 6.25%, what is the amount of sales tax? Please show work or the explanation you used!
Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 11:52am by Jennie

math
How are sales tax and discounts figured? specifically socks @ $2.99 and 5.5% sales tax
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 5:38pm by dani

math
the sales tax is 6% and the item is $110.00. How much do I add for sales tax?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 5:33pm by arline

government(taxes)
I am looking for a list of California state taxes. So far this all I have: 1) Sales Tax 2) Trash tax 3) Electricity tax 4) State income tax 5) Gasoline tax 6) Property tax 7) Federal telephone excise tax 8) Excise tax 9) social security tax 10) environmental tax 11) gift tax ...
Sunday, August 3, 2008 at 9:39pm by lou

math
heather is bying a t shirt for 8 dollars. sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. how much will heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
Monday, June 20, 2011 at 7:39pm by elsa

math
actually you are both wrong he would pay exactly 0.777 cents in sales tax which rounds off to 0.78 cents in sales tax
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 6:45pm by Dustin

math
tom bought a computer for 15% off from the list price of p dollars. if the sales tax was 8%, how much did he pay for the computer including sales tax?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 7:43pm by yusuf

math
Heather is buying a T-Shirt for $8. Sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. How much will Heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 7:11pm by keanna

math
Heather is buying a T-Shirt for $8. Sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. How much will Heather pay in sales tax on her purchase
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 10:49am by heather

math
Heather is buying a T-Shirt for $8. Sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. How much will Heather pay in sales tax on her purchase?
Friday, September 19, 2008 at 1:43pm by heather

math
heather is buying a t-shirt for $8. sales tax is 8 1/4 cents per dollar. how much will heather pay in sales tax on her purchase? a)$0.0825 b)$0.33 c)$0.50 D)$0.66 e)$0.75
Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at 1:45pm by jessica

Math please check answer
Amy bought a computer for a total of $676.24 In the state where she lives the sales tax is 7% What is the amount of her sales tax ? I got $44.24
Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 7:07am by Mercie

math
a library was mistakenly charged sales tax on an order of children's books, the invoice, including 5% sales tax, was for $1323. how much should the library have been charge?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 3:10am by ravi

math
what, you can't use a calculator to find that A: 85*.045 = $3.825 per tire sales tax 3.825 * 580 = $2218.50 total sales tax ?? now do the same for B
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:56pm by Steve

math
alexis sells stuffed animals.she sells a stuffed elephant for $34.95,and the sales tax is 8% of the sales price.about how much is the sales tax on the elephant?
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 5:42pm by jasmine

Java progamming 1
I want the program to ask for and get the price of a book from a user. The program will then multiply the price by 7% sales tax and display both the sales tax and final price of the book (price + sales tax) on the screen. using Netbeans
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:40pm by newton

math (sales tax)
A necklace from Target costs $3.75. The sales tax rate is 5.75%. What is the total cost?
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 10:02am by Jaden

math (sales tax)
How do you convert % for example sales tax 4.5%?
Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 10:02am by Dee

math
You have made a purchase of $87.00. The state sales tax is 6% and the county tax is 1.25%. The total tax is _____ .
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 4:41pm by Anonymous

math
You have made a purchase of $87.00. The state sales tax is 6% and the county tax is 1.25%. The total tax is _____ .
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 4:41pm by Anonymous

sales tax
swaetshirts are on sale for 26 dollars and are 15% off. what is the sales price before tax
Saturday, April 26, 2008 at 9:31am by kc

math
Mr. Jaskson's lunch cost $8.00 plus 8% sales tax. He tipped the server 15% of total bill after sales tax was added. How much did Mr. Jackson spend in all?
Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 8:41pm by erica

math
The question does not give the required context. Some countries charge sales tax on labour, and some may not. I believe Overhead rate would be added to the labour, meaning that for every $12 paid to the worker, the customer pays $12(labour)+$15(overhead)=27. If sales tax does ...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 11:37pm by MathMate

Math :(
Can someone plz explain how to do this math project, Plz give me some examples! Directions: For this project, you will visit an online marketplace website and choose three different products that you might want. For each product, you should provide a description of the item ...
Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 4:20pm by Princess Anna

Sales Tax
A video games price was 90$. The store offered 10% discount. How much did a costumer pay if there was a 8% sales tax on the selling price? 10% of $90 = a (90 x .10) $90 - a = b b x .08 = sales tax To add to what Writeacher said, Multiply b x 1.08 and that will give you the ...
Saturday, April 14, 2007 at 11:55am by Anonymous

math
A sales tax of 6% of the cost of a car is added to the purchase price of $29,500. What is the total cost of the car, including sales tax
Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 3:07am by Tevya

math
Juan bought a pair of sandals for $110.00. He needs to pay the 8% sales tax. How much will Juan pay in sales tax?
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 4:27pm by !!PLEASE ANSWER!!!

math
Find the sales tax rate in your area. Using this tax rate, write a linear equation representing the total with tax for a purchase of x dollars. Use this equation to determine what the pre-tax cost of the item is if the total cost with tax is $10.
Monday, May 31, 2010 at 11:46pm by Heather

math
whats 70.00 the selling price (this part percent whole) sales tax 5 percent so whats the sales tax
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 10:46am by kiana

Texas Government
the excise tax on gasoline is an example of a tax based on a benefit received rather than on the ability to pay. a. yes b. no This is obviously Yes since in the book it says >> For many governments the primary source of revenue is taxes, which in turn can take many forms...
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 10:10am by HM

algebra
The price of a pair of shoes is $63.20. The sales tax rate is 4.5 percent. How much sales tax would you pay if you bought these shoes?
Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 12:15pm by lol

math
Dustin -- the problem asks for the sales tax on five shirts. Brooke is right. The sales tax on all five shirts is $3.89. I'm glad you checked the tutor's math. We all make mistakes.
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 6:45pm by Ms. Sue

Consumer Math Part1
When you need to multiply or divide by some percentage, you must first convert it to a decimal. For example, if the sales tax in a county or state is 8.75%, then you multiply the total of the taxable items you purchased and by .0875 in order to get the sales tax amount to be ...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 2:05pm by Writeacher

Math
Tom buys a shirt for $22.00 plus 7% sales tax. His cousin buys a shirt for $18.00 plus 4% sales tax. a. How much do Tom and his cousin pay for the shirts? Show your work. b. Who spent more on tax? Please Help Me!!
Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 12:01pm by X(

mathh help pleaseee (: ! <345
47 x 0.05 = sales tax Total price = sales tax + $47
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 7:41pm by Writeacher

math
sales tax directions: find the total cost or sale price to the nearest cent? 1500 computer;7%discount Subtract 7% of $1500 from the price. This is the same thning as taking 93% of $1500. Your question mentions sales tax but you do not provide a rate for that.
Monday, February 26, 2007 at 7:32pm by brenton

logic and design
You have been contracted by a local antique store to design an algorithm determining the total purchases and sales tax. According to the store owner, the user will need to see the subtotal, the sales tax amount, and the total purchase amount. A customer is purchasing four ...
Sunday, January 15, 2012 at 3:44pm by EJ

math
2. The sales tax rate applied to all purchases within a state was 0.04 (4 percent) throughout 2006 but increased to 0.05 (5 percent) during all of 2007. The state government collected all taxes due, but its tax revenues were equal to $40 million each year. What happened to ...
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 4:07pm by tony

Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut out some people who do ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 5:05pm by Mary

Economics
Suppose that your state raises its sales tax from 5 percent to 6 percent. The state revenue commissioner forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales tax revenue. Is this plausible? Explain. I would think not, because wouldn't the increase in sales tax shut out some people who do ...
Friday, November 17, 2006 at 1:21pm by Marry

Math
What is the FCIA tax (assuming a 7.05% rate) on a weekly paycheck of $398.00? What is the sales tax of 5% on a purchase of $6.71? What is the property tax of 1.6% on property assessed at $60,000? Please help i am very stuck on these!!!!
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 9:39am by Ed

math
C = (1.07*39.95) + 5.00 Note: In California and probably many other ststes, sales tax gets charged to the shipping and handling also, despite how this question is worded. Regarding the sales tax of shipped items, sometimes it is not charged at all. It depends upon the company ...
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 11:19am by drwls

Programming in Python
A customer in a store is purchasing five items. Design a program in python that asks for the price of each item, and then displays the subtotal of the sale, the amount of the sales tax , and the total. Assume the sales tax is 6 percent.
Friday, September 7, 2012 at 9:24pm by Mona

Mathamatics
I need help figuring out these two math word porblem: 1) A sales tax of 6% of the cost of a car was added to the purchase price of $29,500. a. how much was the sales tax? b. What is the total cost of the car, including sales tax? 2) During the packaging process for oranges, ...
Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 12:42pm by Tati

Math
If the sales tax is 6.5%, how much tax will you pay on a jacket that costs $48?
Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 11:08pm by Kayla

math
what will the sales tax of an item be when the price is $101.40 and the tax rate is 6.5%
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 6:01pm by madea

math
What will the sales tax be when the item is $172.00 and the tax rate is 11%
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 6:08pm by Madea

tax
I have two questions relating to taxes in 2 U.S. states. 1) Why is there no sales tax in Florida? 2) In Pennsylvania, why are these goods (ex. food, clothing, shoes) charge no tax?
Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 7:45am by AL 92

math
What is the sales tax of an item worth $9.75 when the tax rate is 3%
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 5:53pm by madea

math
What is the sales tax of an item worth $9.75 when the tax rate is 3%
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 6:21pm by madea

Math
Sales tax an item that cost $3.00 + tax rate is 6%
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 4:35pm by Pete

math
The sales tax rate is 6.875% How much tax is charged on a purchase of $1600?
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 8:42pm by Anonymous

advanced math
a dog food bowl , a water dish and a bed for olivias dog cost before tax is 5, 10, 5 and 12 dollers. if these purchases have a 5 % sales tax added how much did she spend with tax encluded?
Friday, August 28, 2009 at 7:43pm by jojo

algebra 2
a store is offering a discount of 30% on a suit. There is a sales tax of 6%. A) using a composition of function, represent this situatio in which the discount is taken before the sales tax is applied. B) using a composition of functions represent the situation in which the ...
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 9:06pm by carly

algebra 2
can you answer this question? a store is offering a discount of 30% on a suit. There is a sales tax of 6%. A) using a composition of function, represent this situatio in which the discount is taken before the sales tax is applied. B) using a composition of functions represent ...
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 3:49pm by rachel

Math
In a state with a 7% sales tax, how much tax must be paid on a shirt that sells for $16?
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:11pm by Michelle

math
Find the amount of sales tax for a television that costs $475.00 at a 7% tax rate?
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 4:28pm by !!PLEASE ANSWER!!!

Finance
income tax sales tax VAT property tax
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 6:42pm by Ms. Sue

math
I don't see how your formula is related to the data given in the question cost to Chris before any sales tax is added would be 100(.85)(.9) = 76.50 (the single discount equivalent to consecutive discounts of 15% and 10% i >985)(.9) = .765 Is there a sales tax of 6% which ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 1:42pm by Reiny

math
Ben purchased 5 shirts for $12.95 each. How much sales tax will he pay if the tax rate is 6%?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 6:45pm by Brooke

Public Finance
Your state has a retail sales tax of 10 percent but it exempts food, prescription drugs, and all services including housing services, repair services, and consumption of electricity and other public utility services. Use supply-and-demand analysis to explain how the prices of ...
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 1:44am by Sha

math
If you buy a shirt for $19.99 and the sales tax is 6% >> 19.99 * 0.06 = 1.199 The sales tax is $1.20
Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 7:50pm by Ms. Sue

math
The price of a hair clip is .75 cents. The sales tax is 0.04 of the purchase price. How much is the sales tax on the hair clip?
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 12:00am by eric

math
The price of a hair clip is .75 cents. The sales tax is 0.04 of the purchase price. How much is the sales tax on the hair clip?
Friday, December 2, 2011 at 12:01am by eric

helpme...............help
It is a cost you pay in addition to any sales tax. You should get a receipt that includes these items: Sub-total of items ordered S&H Sales tax Total (of all costs)
Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 10:16am by Writeacher

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