# math (sales tax)

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**programming**

Design a program and write program that will read a file of sales records and produce a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due ...

**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.

**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

**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 ...

**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

**programming**

a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2 5% The report is to ...

**Programming c++**

a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2 5% The report is to ...

**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, ...

**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

**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.

**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 ...

**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 decimal places.) y = Use the model to find the sales ...

**math help please**

Emily bought 3 shirts for $12.50 each and a pair of shorts for $20. She had a coupon for $3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A $54.50 B $57.77 C $60.50 D $64.13

**help on math**

Emily bought 3 shirts for $12.50 each and a pair of shorts for $20. She had a coupon for $3 off her purchase, before sales tax. Sales tax is 6%. How much did Emily pay for the clothes after the coupon and sales tax? A $54.50 B $57.77 C $60.50 D $64.13

**math**

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

**computer science**

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 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...

**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 ...

**programming**

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 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...

**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 ...

**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

**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?

**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?

**Math**

Monica paid sales tax of $1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax was 5% how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax?

**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

**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 ...

**Economics**

Which of the following is usually the most regressive tax? A. Inheritance tax B. Income tax C. Property tax D. General sales tax E. Luxury tax

**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 ...

**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

**math**

Ms sue so my understanding is that the sales tax on $16 is going to be $1.00. So this would mean that the sales tax on $32 will be $2 if you use the same formula. 32 x 1/16

**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!

**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!

**Math**

A set of trading cards sells for $12.00. After sales tax, it costs $12.60. what is the sales tax rate? Do I divide to get this answer? Please help.

**Math**

Seven and one half percent is equivalent to the decimal number 0.075. If the sales tax rate is 7.50 what is the sales tax on a $10.00 purchase?

**MATH**

A shirt cost $7.80. What is the price of the item after a 10% increase with sales tax? (Sales Tax: 7.5%)

**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?

**Math**

A hotel manager found that his gross receipts for the day, including a 9% sales tax, were $3927.27 . Find the amount of sales tax collected

**Math**

What is the amount of sales tax owed on a $39 jacket if the tax rate is 5%? $1.85 $1.90 $(1.95) $195.00 A flower arrangement was marked down 12.5%. If the flowers originally cost $20, what is the amount of the discount? $2.40 $(2.50) $2.05 $17.50 Find the amount of tip on a $...

**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 ...

**math**

Sam brought a stereo or a total of $ 676.24 including state saes tax. the state sales tax rate is 7%. what was the total amout of sales tax on the stero

**math**

Monica paid sales tax of $1.80 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax rate was 9%, how much did the store charge for the bike helmet before tax?

**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 ...

**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

**math**

estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs $12.99 with a sales tax of 6%

**math**

. Estimate the sales tax and final cost of a book that costs $12.95 with a sales tax of 6%.

**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...

**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...

**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...

**Math**

You buy a television for $550. That price included a 10% sales tax. what is the price without sales tax? The answer choices are A)$500 B)$605 C)$55 D)$550 I did a proportion to find this answer by doing: 10/100=x/550 ;and I ended up getting $495, which is not one of the answer...

**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?

**math**

How are sales tax and discounts figured? specifically socks @ $2.99 and 5.5% sales tax

**math**

the sales tax is 6% and the item is $110.00. How much do I add for sales tax?

**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:

**Math**

The percent of sales tax is 6%. What is the sales tax on a skateboard that costs $98?

**math**

You find a sales receipt from a store that shows the total price as $40, and the total amount paid including sales tax as $42. a. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate which is r. what is the equation so I tried all things I could think of but it doesn't ...

**Math !...**

Hi, Can You Please Help Me? What is the amount of sales tax owed on a $39 jacket if the tax rate is 5%? $1.85 $1.90 $1.95 $195.00 (my answer) A flower arrangement was marked down 12.5%. If the flowers originally cost $20, what is the amount of the discount? $2.40 $2.50 $2.05 $...

**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

**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?

**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?

**Math**

Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for $70.75. She paid $5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

**Math**

Jenny bought scrapbook supplies for $70.75. She paid $5.66 in sales tax. What was the sales tax rate on the supplies? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

**Math**

Mary buys a leather coat costing 900 at 990 after paying the sales tax calculate the rate of sales tax charged on coat

**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?

**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?

**8th math**

wayne wanted to buy a new bicycle that cost $125. the sales tax on bicycle was $11.25. what was the rate of the sales tax?

**Math**

Price of the item after a 23% increase with sales tax Price is $129.00 Sales Tax is 5.75% Ms. Sue can you help me answer this question?

**math**

After sales tax is added the total cost of 58.00 dollars purchade is 61.48 dollars What is the sales tax rate on the purchase?

**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?

**Math**

Hi, I am doing my summer assignment and I do not understand a problem. The question is about a girl who bought 4 shirts and 2 pairs of pants. The total cost of the shirts was $60.00. The total cost of the pants was $70.00. The total cost of the pants and shirts without sales ...

**Math**

The sales tax is $0.065 per dollar where Ray lives. What percent of a dollar is the sales tax?? Please help!!

**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

**Economics**

David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at $800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of $800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales tax did he pay? Could ...

**Gedeon**

You find a sales receipt from a store that shows the total price as $40, and the total amount paid including sales tax as $42. a. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate r.

**Algebra**

Amelia chose 3 CD's that each cost $16. The sales tax on the three CD's is $3.96. Write a direct variation equation relating sales tax to the price.

**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?

**math**

Mega Mart collects sales tax equals to 1/16 of the retail price. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added

**sales tax**

swaetshirts are on sale for 26 dollars and are 15% off. what is the sales price before tax

**Algebra**

An item has a listed price of $70. If the sales tax is 6%. How much is sales tax (in dollars)? 70*.06 $4.2 $4.20?

**bookkeeping**

received a check for 154.72 for unassembled products includes 8.06 sales tax and 12.30 in transportation what is the entry for the transaction in the sales dept.a sales credit? (a)132.33 (b)134.36 (c)152.72 (d)154.69 my answer is b received a payment for 3296.87 in unassembled...

**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 ...

**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...

**Math**

Candy purchased the following items. •2 shirts that cost $15.00 each •1jacket that cost $28.00 she paid 4.5% sales tax on her purchase what was the total amount spent on this purchase including sales tax $55.39 $58.00 $60.61•• $44.94 Correct me

**Math**

The original price for a pair of sneakers was $70. John bought them on sale for 25% off. The sales tax was 6%. How much did John pay for the sneakers, including sales tax? A $16.80 B $18.55 C $52.50 D $55.65

**Math**

Sue bought a new dress while on holiday in the USA. The sales tax was 8%. If she was paid $6.40 tax, and if she was charged 15% duty on the original purchase (before tax), how much did she pay in all?

**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.

**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

**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?

**Math**

A pack of cinnamon-scented pencils sells for $6.00. What is the sales tax rate if the total cost of the pencils is $6.48? The sales tax rate is %.

**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!!

**Math**

The sales tax in the town where Amanda lives is 7%. Amanda paid $35 in sales tax on a new stereo what was the price of the stereo

**math**

Annie bought the items below and received a 25% discount off the regular price of each item. The sales tax in Annie's state is 6.5%.what is the total that Annie paid for these items,including sales tax? 45.99 dress 15.99 shirt 32.99 shoes

**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!!!!

**Math**

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth $ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?

**Math**

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth $ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?

**Pre algebra**

The purchase price of a book is $35.85 the sales tax rate is 6.5% how much is the sales tax to the nearest cent what is the total cost of the book

**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 the...

**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?

**math**

mike went to the bakery and bought eatable worth 25$, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. if the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?

**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.

**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 ...

**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 ...