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The sales tax rate is 2.1​% for the county and 6.9​% for the state. Find the total amount paid for 3 ceiling fans at ​$84.44 each.

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  • sepia
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

     The total amount paid for 3 ceiling fans at ​$84.44 each is $253.32

     The sales tax rate is 2.1​% for the county and 6.9​% for the state.

     The total sales tax is $22.80

  • 3 months ago

    $84.44 x 3 = $253.32

    Total tax is 9%

    so, $253.32 x 1.09 = $276.12

    Note: This is one of 20+ questions you have asked in the last week, all on this topic.

    Going back to basics would be sound advice.

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  • 3 months ago

    total rate is 9%

    $84.44 x 1.09 = $92.04

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