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Why am I being charged Philadelphia, PA Sales Tax?Updated a month ago

Our company headquarters is located in Philadelphia, PA and Pennsylvania is an origin-based sales tax state. In origin-based states, sales tax is collected based on where the seller (in this case Dropps) is located. That sales rate includes a combination of state, county, city, and district tax rates.

Philadelphia, PA Origin Based Sales Tax Rates:
State: 6%
County: 2%
Municipal: 0%
Tax Policy: Tax Shipping & Handling

Please note, this tax is not added in addition to your local city taxes, and instead replaces those taxes with Philadelphia sales tax. 

For additional information regarding origin based sales tax:

Origin based sales tax quick-read
TaxJar information regarding Origin Based Sales Tax in Pennsylvania 

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