Payment & Tax Policies

Sterling Rope Company, Inc. accepts the following forms of payment:

  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • American Express
  • Debit cards with Visa or Mastercard Logos

Credit Card Validation Process

Once an order is submitted, there will be an authorization charge for the full order amount to confirm the credit card is valid. When the order is ready to ship, an invoice is created in our system, at which point we will charge the balance due to your credit card.

Sales Tax

Sterling collects or is in the process of registering to collect applicable sales tax in states where we are required to do so, currently including AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, NE, NV, NJ, NC, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV and WI. Not all sales tax is calculated on this website; you will receive a sales order acknowledgement from Sterling Rope within 24 hours that will reflect sales taxes, if any. Tax laws are always in flux, so our policies for various states may change without notice.

If you are purchasing for a tax-exempt organization you will need to create an account and send a copy of the current tax-exempt certificate to Please contact us at 207.282.2550 for full details or assistance.