# Which states have a sales tax rate closest to the Texas sales tax rate?

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Which states have a sales tax rate closest to the Texas sales tax rate?

on Sale Sales tax

on sale or sale price Sales tax An extra amount added onto the price. It is represented by a percentage or part of the price. Almost every state has a sales tax. Sales tax is how the state governments receive money. Here is an example of the distribution of sales tax in California: Represented by a percentage or part of the price. An amount subtracted from the original or regular price. You buy something ON SALE and then also pay the additional SALES TAX.

on Sale Sales tax 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. Or you can always use a special proportion we call the _______________

on Sale Sales tax 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. CHANGE THE PERCENT TO A DECIMAL ( ÷100 OR MOVE THE DECIMAL TWO PLACES TO THE LEFT) MULTIPLY THE DECIMAL BY THE TOTAL PRICE/COST OF YOUR ITEM(S) ADD YOUR ANSWER ONTO THE TOTAL PRICE OR COST OF YOUR ITEM(S) CHANGE THE %OFF TO A DECIMAL ( ÷100 OR MOVE THE DECIMAL TWO PLACES TO THE LEFT) MULTIPLY THE DECIMAL BY THE TOTAL PRICE/COST OF YOUR SALE ITEM(S) SUBTRACT YOUR ANSWER FROM THE ORIGINAL OR REGULAR PRICE/COST OF YOUR ITEM(S) **WE WILL LEARN ABOUT A 10% TRICK AND ESTIMATION FOR DETERMINING THE DISCOUNTED AMOUNT TO SUBTRACT.

What would the sales tax be for these shoes if you bought them in Nashville, Tennessee?

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