State and Local Sales Tax Rates, Midyear 2018

Key Findings Forty-five states and the District of Columbia collect statewide sales taxes. Local sales taxes are collected in 38 states. In some cases, they can rival or even exceed… Read More

Sales Taxes on Soda, Candy, and Other Groceries, 2018

When policymakers get in the habit of handpicking goods for which the sales tax does or does not apply, the tax base simultaneously erodes and becomes more complex. Read More

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