Rhode Island RI Coin

The state of Rhode Island became a full member of Streamlined Sales Tax on January 1, 2007.

Membership Petition                                           
Annual Recertification Letter                               
Certificate of Compliance
Taxability Matrix Library of Definitions
Taxability Matrix Tax Administration Practices      

 The information on this site is general information and guidance and is not legal advice. For specific state guidance contact the state.  

Tax Rates

State Sales and Use Tax Rate: 7%

Local Jurisdiction Sales and Use Taxes: None

Sales Tax Rate Information

Remote Seller Information

Remote Seller Guidance

Remote Seller Compliance Date: 7/1/2019

Remote Seller Thresholds:
Gross revenues of $100,000 or more or 200 or more separate transactions in the previous calendar year


Marketplace Facilitator

Additional Remote Seller Information:  


If you received a Rhode Island Sales Tax Permit and did not request a Rhode Island Sales Tax Permit, please disregard.  The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has closed out permits that were not requested by SST participants.  This does not affect any tax obligations SST participants otherwise may have with the State of Rhode Island.  If you have any questions, please contact the Rhode Island Division of Taxation, Excise Tax Section, at Tax.Excise@ri.tax.gov

Governing Board Delegates

  • Neena Savage
  • Representative Brian Kennedy