• Tax Structure

  • Retail Sales Tax

    As of January 1, 2017

    • 6.25% - State
    • 0.25% - County Transportation
    • 1.875% - City of Carmel

    8.375% - Total Carmel-by-the-Sea Sales Tax

    Business License Tax

    • City - $1.00/$1,000 in gross sales
    • County - No business license required

    Transient Occupancy Tax

    • 10.00% - City of Carmel-by-the-Sea
    • 10.50% - County

    Property Tax

    • County - 1.0298% of assessed value