Taxes in Louisiana

Top Individual Income Tax Rate

6%

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State and Local Individual Income Tax Collections per Capita

$592

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State and Local Tax Burden

7.6%

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Tax Freedom Day

April 2

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Top Corporate Income Tax Rate

8%

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State Business Tax Climate Index Ranking

37

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State Sales Tax Rate

4.00%

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Average Local Sales Tax Rate

5.00%

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Combined State and Average Local Sales Tax Rate

9.00%

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State and Local General Sales Tax Collections per Capita

$1465

State Gasoline Tax Rate (cents per gallon)

20.01¢

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State Cigarette Tax Rate (dollars per 20-pack)

$0.86

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Property Taxes Paid as a Percentage of Owner-Occupied Housing Value

$0.50%

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State and Local Property Tax Collections Per Capita

$849


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