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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Tax-A-Rama in Maryland

February 9, 2021

State Sales Tax Breadth and Reliance, Fiscal Year 2020

February 9, 2021

Florida and Missouri, the Last Wayfair Holdouts, Consider Remote Sales Tax Bills

February 5, 2021

For Meaningful Federal Aid to States, Why Not Reimburse Unemployment Compensation Payments?

February 5, 2021

States Positioned for a Super Bowl Win with New Taxes on Sports Betting

February 4, 2021

State Corporate Income Tax Rates and Brackets for 2021

February 3, 2021

Thirteen Priorities for Pro-Growth Tax Modernization in Nebraska

February 2, 2021

Washington State Lawmakers Considering New Bans and Higher Taxes on Nicotine Products

February 1, 2021

Wisconsin’s PPP Loan Recipients Face Hundreds of Millions in Surprise Taxes

January 29, 2021

What the GameStop Saga Can Teach Us About Mark-to-Market Taxation of Capital Gains

January 29, 2021

Washington State Floats a Wealth Tax Which Relies Almost Exclusively on Four People

January 29, 2021

To What Extent Does Your State Rely on Sales Taxes?

January 27, 2021

New York Governor Proposes THC-based Tax on Recreational Marijuana

January 21, 2021

Massachusetts Flavored Tobacco Ban Has Severe Impact on Tax Revenue

January 19, 2021

To What Extent Does Your State Rely on Property Taxes?

January 19, 2021

Where Did Americans Move in 2020?

January 13, 2021

Several States Considering Legal Recreational Marijuana

January 13, 2021

The Drawbacks of State Taxes on Financial Transactions

January 11, 2021

State and Local Sales Tax Rates, 2021

January 6, 2021

State Tax Changes Effective January 1, 2021

January 5, 2021