Idaho is located in the northwestern region of the United States. It is the 14th largest state at 83,642 square miles and the 39th most populous with 1.655 million occupants (2015). The official nickname for the state is the "Gem State" because it has a reputation for gemstones and the fact that every type of stone has been found in its region
Bullion Sales Tax in Idaho
Idaho sales tax is 6% across the state, plus any city or county sales taxes. However precious metal purchases are exempt from taxation. This broad exemption has made Idaho one of the most popular states in the US to invest gold and silver. However, this exemption does not apply to paper currency, or historical coins which are not made of precious metals.