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how do I compute sales tax? $1,367.85. sales tax rate is 5.75%.

also, how do I add in city tax?

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asked by Diana
  1. Both taxes are based upon the retail price of the product.

    When the tax rate is 5.75%, change it to a decimal -- 0.0575 -- and multiply.

    $1367.85 * .0575 = $78.65

  2. To find the city tax, multiply $1367.85 by the city tax rate.

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