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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Election Analysis: Recreational Marijuana Now Legal in Four More States

November 4, 2020

Ranking Corporate Income Taxes on the 2021 State Business Tax Climate Index

November 4, 2020

Results of 2020 State and Local Tax Ballot Measures

November 3, 2020

Tax Treatment of Groceries, Candy, and Soda Can Get Tricky

October 28, 2020

Zoom Calls Not a Taxing Matter

October 27, 2020

The State Business Tax Climate Index Is Your Guide to Economic “Wins Above Replacement”

October 22, 2020

2021 State Business Tax Climate Index

October 21, 2020

Top Rates in Each State Under Joe Biden’s Tax Plan

October 20, 2020

How Many Sales Tax Jurisdictions Does Your State Have?

October 14, 2020

Tax Modernization: A Key to Economic Recovery and Growth in Nebraska

October 13, 2020

Does Your State Have a Throwback or Throwout Rule?

October 7, 2020

Taxation of Tobacco and Vapor Products on the Ballot in Oregon

October 7, 2020

Twelve Things to Know About the “Fair Tax for Illinois”

October 6, 2020

State and Local Tax Ballot Measures to Watch on Election Day 2020

October 5, 2020

Colorado Proposition 116: Will Voters Reduce the State Income Tax Rate?

October 5, 2020

Does Your State Have a Corporate Alternative Minimum Tax?

September 30, 2020

Seventh Time’s the Charm: New Jersey Passes Millionaires Tax

September 30, 2020

Colorado Voters to Decide Fate of Longstanding Property Tax Limit

September 30, 2020

Split Roll Initiative in California Threatens Property Tax Limitations on Commercial Real Estate

September 24, 2020

Maryland Lawmakers Look to Alcohol for New Revenue

September 22, 2020