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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How Stiff Are Distilled Spirits Taxes in Your State?

June 16, 2021

Banning Tobacco Flavors Could Prove Costly for D.C.

June 15, 2021

Louisiana Fiscal Session Finishes Strong with Tax Reform

June 11, 2021

Wisconsin’s Surplus Presents Opportunity for Down Payment on Future Economic Growth

June 9, 2021

What Are the Chances Your State Withholds Much of Your Lottery Winnings?

June 9, 2021

Ohio Lawmakers Ponder Tax Relief after Rosy Revenue Outlook

June 3, 2021

How Well-Funded Are Pension Plans in Your State?

June 2, 2021

Repealing Tariffs Would Be a Simple Option to Boost U.S. Economic Growth

June 1, 2021

Montana Adopts Individual and Corporate Income Tax Reform

June 1, 2021

Less Should be MORE with Federal Cannabis Taxation

May 28, 2021

Arizona Legislators Consider Lower, Flatter Income Tax

May 27, 2021

How Does Your State Treat Social Security Income?

May 26, 2021

Oklahoma Passes Corporate and Individual Income Tax Reductions

May 25, 2021

Biden Administration Changes to GILTI and FDII Will Yield Automatic State Tax Increases

May 25, 2021

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

May 19, 2021

How Much Does Your State Collect in Sales Taxes Per Capita?

May 12, 2021

Treasury Rule on State Tax Cuts Limitation Raises New Questions

May 10, 2021

States Consider Digital Taxes Amidst Conflicting Rationales

May 10, 2021

What Location Matters Can Tell Us About State Tax Competitiveness

May 5, 2021

Location Matters 2021: The State Tax Costs of Doing Business

May 5, 2021