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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Excise Taxes on Vapor Products Are Trending

March 11, 2020

Maryland Lawmakers Provide No Solution to Central Issues with Digital Advertisement Tax

March 11, 2020

How Much Does Your State Collect in Property Taxes per Capita?

March 11, 2020

Ohio Voters To Consider Requiring Two-Thirds Majority for Income Tax Increases

March 10, 2020

Will Nebraska Find a Path Forward in its Property Tax Standstill?

March 10, 2020

How Much Does Your State Collect in Corporate Income Taxes per Capita?

March 4, 2020

Massachusetts House Proposes Doubling Down on Worst Features of State Corporate Excise Tax to Fund Transportation

March 3, 2020

Sports Betting Might Come to a State Near You

March 3, 2020

South Carolina House Unanimously Approves Business License Tax Reform

February 26, 2020

Maryland Legislature Seeks Revenue with Risky Proposals

February 26, 2020

State and Local Individual Income Tax Collections per Capita

February 25, 2020

Maryland Lawmakers Consider Sales Tax Hike on Businesses

February 24, 2020

How High are State and Local Tax Collections in Your State?

February 19, 2020

Wisconsin Considers Standard Deduction Increase, TPP Tax Reduction

February 19, 2020

Kansas, Nebraska, and Utah Lawmakers Pursue “Not GILTI” Verdicts

February 14, 2020

Facts and Figures 2020: How Does Your State Compare?

February 13, 2020

Banning Flavored Tobacco Could Have Unintended Consequences

February 12, 2020

Which States Rely the Most on Federal Aid?

February 12, 2020

Tennessee’s Governor Lee Pushes to Clear Out Remnants of Income Taxation

February 10, 2020

Will Arizona Lead the Way on Full Expensing This Year?

February 7, 2020