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.

Tax Data by State

Get facts about taxes in your state and around the U.S.

Explore Data

Major Publications

More Research

Earmarked State Taxes

June 1, 1965

Factors Affecting Industrial Location: A Bibliography

December 1, 1956

State Aid and Local Property Taxes

December 17, 1943

Facts & Figures: The First Edition (1941)

May 15, 1941