Center for State Tax Policy

The Tax Foundation's Center for State Tax Policy produces and markets timely and high-quality data, research, and analysis on state fiscal issues that influence the debate toward economically principled tax policies. Our experts are routinely relied upon for presentations, testimony, and media appearances on state tax and fiscal policy, and our website is a comprehensive resource for information on tax and spending policy in each U.S. state. For information on your state, click on the map to the right.

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Major Publications

Featured Research

Evaluating the SALT Deduction Constitutional Challenge

July 17, 2018

Sales Tax Holidays: Politically Expedient but Poor Tax Policy, 2018

July 17, 2018

Supreme Court Decides Wayfair Online Sales Tax Case

June 21, 2018

To What Extent Does Your State Rely on Property Taxes?

June 20, 2018

State and Local Individual Income Tax Collections Per Capita

May 31, 2018

Radical Changes to Small Business Taxation in the Works in New York

May 18, 2018