The current sales tax rate in San Rafael is 9%. Check out the break down:
|State General Fund (includes K-12 & community colleges)||4.1875%|
|City/County General Fund (aka Bradley Burns)||0.75%|
|San Rafael General Fund (transactions & use tax)*||0.75%|
|Public Safety (Prop 172)||0.50%|
|County Realignment (mental health, welfare, public safety)||1.5625%|
|Countywide Transportation Fund||0.25%|
|Transportation Authority of Marin||0.50%|
|Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)||0.25%|
|Marin Parks, Open Space and Farmland Preservation||0.25%|
*On June 16, 2014, the City Council officially set aside 0.25% to go towards public safety facility improvements. In October, 2014, the City Council appointed a community Measure E Oversight Committee to ensure that all Measure E funds are spent on permissible uses.
To find out if an address is within the City of San Rafael jurisdiction, use this online map.