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Python API for accessing sales tax information from

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Python API for


pip install pyziptax

Usage Example

import pyziptax

# Single Tax Rate
pyziptax.api_key = ZIPTAX_KEY
rate = pyziptax.get_rate('10001', 'New York', 'NY')
# import decimal
# rate == decimal.Decimal('8.875')

# Multiple Tax Rates
pyziptax.api_key = ZIPTAX_KEY
rate = pyziptax.get_rate('94304', multiple_rates=True)
# rate == {u'LOCKHEED': Decimal('8.250'), u'PALO ALTO': Decimal('8.750')}

ZipTaxClient Parameters

  • ZIPTAX_KEY - API key you received when you registered on

  • zip_code - The only required parameter

  • city - Optional

  • state - Optional

  • multiple_rates - If True, returns a dictionary of city names to tax rates; If False, returns just the tax rate, but raises a ZipTaxFailure if multiple rates were returned.


Pull requests welcome!

# Set up repository for development
pip install tox
python install

# Run tests

To update PyPI:

pip install twine
python sdist bdist_wheel
twine upload dist/*

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