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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States Move on Recreational Marijuana

October 17, 2019

Testimony: Massachusetts Options for Corporate Tax Reform

October 16, 2019

Does Your State Have an Estate or Inheritance Tax?

October 16, 2019

Washington Voters to Weigh in on 12 Tax Questions This November

October 15, 2019

Sorting Out Pennsylvania’s New Corporate Nexus Requirements

October 15, 2019

Colorado Proposition CC: Will Voters Part with Their TABOR Refunds?

October 10, 2019

Does Your State Have a Corporate Alternative Minimum Tax?

October 9, 2019

Colorado Voters to Consider Sports Betting

October 8, 2019

Confusion Reigns as Kansas Revenue Department, Attorney General Dispute the State’s New Online Sales Tax Regime

October 4, 2019

Wisconsin Should Consider Using Some of its Surplus Revenue for Expensing Reform

September 30, 2019

Marijuana Revenues Could Take a Hit

September 26, 2019

Does Your State Have an Individual Alternative Minimum Tax?

September 25, 2019

Does Your State Have a Marriage Penalty?

September 18, 2019

No Good Options as Chicago Seeks Revenue

September 17, 2019

Vaping Taxes Should Be Carefully Designed

September 12, 2019

How Are Your State’s Roads Funded?

September 11, 2019

Does Your State Have a Throwback or Throwout Rule?

September 4, 2019

What is the Real Value of $100 in Metropolitan Areas?

August 28, 2019

Does Your State Levy a Capital Stock Tax?

August 21, 2019

What is the Real Value of $100 in Your State?

August 14, 2019