Thrive in Mercer County: State Tax Reforms
Reduce operating costs with the lowest taxes in the Midwest.
Making a commitment to eliminate a burdensome tax system, in 2005 Ohio implemented full-scale, sweeping tax reform. Ohio’s new business tax model means a reduction in tax burden of up to 63% by 2010, the first year the reforms are fully implemented.
Ohio Department of Taxation
Mercer County has some of the lowest tax rates in the U.S. They help our local businesses reduce their operating cost and increase profitability.
Total tax rates for business operations in Mercer County
Sales and Use Tax – 7.25% (state and county)
Income Tax – 2.5% (city and school district)
You can view more tax information by visiting the Mercer County Auditor's Office