One website estimates that more than 41% of Americans will carve a jack o'lantern this year. While the practice brings joy to many, it created heartburn for Iowa tax officials eight years ago, who were dismayed...
- Weekly Map: State Income Tax Collections Per Capita
Weekly Map: State Income Tax Collections Per Capita
Today's Weekly Map looks at state income tax collections per capita, for calendar year 2011. New York State, with its high marginal tax rates and wealthy tax base, collected the most - an average of $1,864 per resident. At the bottom of the list are seven states with no state income tax - Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming. Arizona collected the least income tax per capita ($444) of states that levied an income tax on wage income.
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