Official visitor information site for Durham, NC


Current tax rates for Durham (per $100 of assessed value):

Ad Valorem County Property Tax  $.7459
Fire District Tax Rates   $.0599 - $.2500
City Property Tax Rate on Real and Personal Property   $.5575

Additionally, there is a

 • 7.5% retail sales tax (4.75% state, 2.75% county)
 • 2% tax on groceries

NC state income tax ranges from 6% - 7.75% of your taxable income.

Durham County Tax Administration
200 E Main St, 1st Floor, Old Courthouse,

North Carolina Department of Revenue
PO Box 25000, Raleigh, NC  27640, 733-7211


Also see “Utilities” for information on city and county services.

August 31 - 31, 2014

Food Truck Rodeo

Bring a blanket or a lawn chair so that you can enjoy a relaxing and enjoyable Durham afternoon with friends and family.

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