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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Outlier No More: Kansas Adopts Tax Reform with Wayfair Safe Harbor, GILTI Exclusion

May 4, 2021

U.S. Top Combined Integrated Tax Rate on Corporate Income Would Become Highest in the OECD

May 3, 2021

How Stable is Cigarette Tax Revenue?

May 3, 2021

These States Will Pay You to Move. Does That Strategy Make Sense?

April 30, 2021

Kansas Lawmakers to Consider Veto Override on Tax Reform Bill

April 30, 2021

Louisiana Aims at Comprehensive Tax Reform

April 28, 2021

State and Local Individual Income Tax Collections Per Capita

April 28, 2021

Excluding GILTI and Reducing the Corporate Tax Rate Would Improve Nebraska’s Economic Competitiveness

April 26, 2021

Top Combined Capital Gains Tax Rates Would Average 48 Percent Under Biden’s Tax Plan

April 23, 2021

Modernizing Rental Car and Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Taxes for a Post-Pandemic Future

April 22, 2021

How Are Your State’s Roads Funded?

April 21, 2021

Controversy Erupts as Florida Follows Forty-Three States in Adopting Uncontroversial Tax Provision

April 21, 2021

Imposing New Taxes on Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Will Not Help Texas Economic Recovery

April 19, 2021

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

April 14, 2021

Testimony: Convenience Rules and Remote Work in Arkansas

April 14, 2021

Four Issues with Proposal to Increase Tobacco and Vapor Taxes in Maine

April 13, 2021

Portland Small Business Owners Facing Weirdly High New Taxes—and It Could Get Worse

April 8, 2021

Arcane Federal Tax on Sports Betting Is Too Much to Handle

April 8, 2021

How High Are Vapor Taxes in Your State?

April 7, 2021

14.8% Individual Income Tax and 16.1% Corporate Income Tax Coming To New York City?

April 6, 2021