Tax Rates

 

Moore County has one of the lowest property tax rates among the 100 counties in North Carolina which helps to keep operating costs low.

 

2014 PROPERTY TAX RATES

  • The County tax rate is $.465 per $100 valuation.
  • A $.02 amount is added to this rate for county-wide Advanced Life Support (ALS) services, but even at $.485, Moore County has the lowest property tax rate per $100 valuation when compared to the 9 surrounding counties.
  • This tax rate applies to both real estate and personal property.

 

>> See how Moore County compares to the surrounding 9 counties:

County Rate
Chatham $.6219
Cumberland $.74
Harnett $.725
Hoke $.73
Lee $.72
Montgomery $.57
Moore $.465
Randolph $.61
Richmond $.81
Scotland $1.03

Source:  NC Department of Revenue Tax Rates 2013-2014

 

>> Compare Moore County’s rate of $.465 per $100 valuation with the rates of North Carolina’s metropolitan counties:

  • Durham County (Durham) = $.7444
  • Forsyth County (Winston-Salem) = $.674
  • Guilford County (Greensboro) = $.77
  • Mecklenburg County (Charlotte) = $.8157
  • Wake County (Raleigh & Cary) = $.534

 

>> For a list of the 2014 property tax rates by municipality in Moore County, click here.

 

SALES TAX

Effective April 1, 2013, North Carolina’s sales tax rate is 4.75%.  Moore County’s sales tax rate is 2.00%, for a total combined state and local tax rate of 6.75%.

 

CORPORATE TAX

North Carolina’s corporate income tax is 6.0% of the portion of net income allocable to the state.  Effective January 1, 2015, the corporate rate will become 5.0%.

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