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Mississippi Sales Tax Calculator

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Mark Stewart is the in-house Certified Public Accountant, an accomplished author and financial media specialist.

Mississippi Sales Tax Calculator

If your business sells physical products or certain types of services, you will need to collect and pay sales tax. In Mississippi, the first step is visiting the revenue department website and registering for sales tax in order to acquire a seller’s permit, or sales tax permit. 

Use our Sales Tax Calculator to determine your exact sales tax rate and total purchase amount. 

Mississippi Sales Tax Calculator

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What Products and Services Are Subject to Sales Tax in Mississippi?

All sales of tangible property are subject to sales tax in Mississippi unless specifically exempted. Amusement services are subject to sales tax. Gasoline is exempt from sales tax in Mississippi. 

Mississippi Sales Tax Rate

The state sales tax rate in Mississippi is 7%.

Mississippi sales tax rates vary depending on which county and city you’re in. Check Mississippi Department of Revenue site for the exact rates.

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How to Register for Mississippi Sales Tax

In Mississippi, acquire a seller’s permit by following the Department of Revenue’s detailed instructions for registration: 

  1. Register for an account on the state’s taxpayer access website.
  2. Fill out the business tax registration form.
  3. There is no fee for business tax registration in Mississippi.


In Mississippi, and across the country, collecting sales tax is a must if you want to avoid potentially heavy fines and even closure. It’s crucial that you follow your state’s laws, and you might consider consulting with an accountant or tax attorney to make sure you’re in full compliance.


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Mississippi Sales Tax Calculator