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Oklahoma Sales Tax Rate

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Published on April 11, 2022

Updated on September 13, 2022

Oklahoma Sales Tax Rate

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Oklahoma Sales Tax Rate

If your limited liability company (LLC) sells physical products or certain types of services, you will need to collect and pay sales tax. In Oklahoma, the first step is visiting the tax commission website and registering for sales tax in order to acquire a seller’s permit, or sales tax permit. 

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

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The sale or transfer of tangible property is subject to sales tax in Oklahoma, as well as the rental or lease of tangible personal property. Services subject to sales tax include contractor services and repairs of tangible property. Certain medical prescriptions and cable television services are exempt from sales tax.

Oklahoma Sales Tax Rate

The sales tax rate in Oklahoma is 4.5%.

Five states have no sales tax. Colorado has the lowest sales tax at 2.9%, while California has the highest rate at 7.25%.

How to Register for Oklahoma Sales Tax

In Oklahoma, acquire a seller’s permit by following the tax commission’s detailed instructions for registration: 

  1. Register for an account on the Oklahoma business portal.
  2. Fill out the sales tax license application.
  3. Pay the $20 fee.

Use our Sales Tax Calculator to calculate taxes and total purchase amount. 

Conclusion 

In Oklahoma, 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.