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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Under the HEROES Act, State Budgets Could Soar as the Economy Suffers

May 13, 2020

How the HEROES Act Would Allocate State and Local Aid for Coronavirus Relief

May 12, 2020

California the Latest to Propose Higher Vapor Taxes

May 11, 2020

Designing a State and Local Government Relief Package

May 11, 2020

Alabama, Missouri Bills Would Exempt CARES Relief from Income Tax Calculation

May 8, 2020

Gov. Hogan Vetoes Maryland Digital Advertising Tax Legislation

May 7, 2020

Watch: Coronavirus: A Path to Economic Recovery

May 7, 2020

Does Your State Tax Business Inventory?

May 6, 2020

Does Your State Levy a Capital Stock Tax?

April 29, 2020

April 24th Afternoon State Tax Update

April 24, 2020

Historic Oil Price Burns Hole in State Budgets

April 24, 2020

Louisiana Can Look to Tax Reform for Aid in a Post-Coronavirus Recovery

April 24, 2020

Watch: State Tax Policy and COVID-19

April 23, 2020

New Guidance on State Aid Under the CARES Act

April 23, 2020

Does Your State Have a Gross Receipts Tax?

April 22, 2020

Tax Policy After Coronavirus: Clearing a Path to Economic Recovery

April 22, 2020

April 17th Morning State Tax Update

April 17, 2020

States Should Be Allowed to Levy Sales Taxes on Internet Access

April 17, 2020

Can States Close Budget Deficits with Excise Tax Hikes?

April 15, 2020

How Well-Funded Are Pension Plans in Your State?

April 15, 2020