Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Math
The total (aftertax) cost of a laptop computer is $1278.24. The local sales tax rate is 7.6%. What is the retail (pretax) price ?
asked by Michaela Browder on September 24, 2018 
Math Problem (please help)
State sales tax is based on retail price. An item that sells for $115.99 has a sales tax of $8.12. Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x. (Round the coefficient to two
asked by Angie on September 10, 2014 
Math
An item that sells for $145.99 has a sales tax of 10.22 Find a mathematical model that gives the amount of sales tax y in terms of the retail price x Use the model to find the sales tax on a purchase that has a retail price x
asked by Jasmine on May 30, 2015 
Math
__________ tax is a tax calculated on the subtotal of your bill. Sales *** Credit Income To find just the tax amount of a given subtotal, you would ___________________. multiply by the sum of one and the sales tax rate multiply by
asked by Anonymous on May 28, 2018 
Eko
MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. .Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item after tax has been added?
asked by Ngozi on November 6, 2013

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
asked by Kik on April 8, 2014 
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
asked by Kik on April 9, 2014 
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
asked by Kik on April 8, 2014 
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 pretax cost of the item is if the total cost
asked by Heather on May 31, 2010 
math
You just paid $42.40 including tax, for your cousin's birthday present. Sales tax is 6%. What is the retail price of the gift? my answer: $40 is the retail price
asked by Please check my answer on May 19, 2016