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

2019 State Business Tax Climate Index

September 26, 2018

Pennsylvania: A 21st Century Tax Code for the Commonwealth

September 5, 2018

Sales Taxes on Soda, Candy, and Other Groceries, 2018

July 11, 2018

Are Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxes Regressive? Evidence from Household Retail Purchases

June 19, 2018

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

May 18, 2018

Soda Taxes Are Not a Sensible Solution to Combat Obesity

May 17, 2018