| Sales Tax Summary for Travelers to Maryland
Maryland State Sales Tax: 5.0%
There are no general local sales taxes.
Hotel Occupancy Tax Rates vary by jurisdiction and average 6% statewide.
Hotel Occupancy Tax
Rates for the greater Baltimore-Washington area:
Purchases made with
a sales tax exemption certificate must be paid for by a check or credit
For more information
about the State of Maryland tax laws, click
Application for Maryland Combined Registration Application.
form must be printed out and sent in. You cannot apply online at this
time for a Sales Tax Exemption.