9% Sales Tax Rate in the
As of January 1, 2013, the State of California’s base sales tax rate increased by .25%. This increases El Cajon's sales and use tax from 8.75% to 9%.
The 9% includes the ½ cent sales tax increase from Proposition O approved by voters in November of 2004, and a ½ cent sales tax increase from Proposition J approved by voters in November of 2008.
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