Taxes in South Carolina

Each state’s tax code is a multifaceted system with many moving parts, and South Carolina is no exception. The first step towards understanding South Carolina’s tax code is knowing the basics.

How does South Carolina rank?  Below, we have highlighted a number of tax rates, ranks, and measures detailing South Carolina’s income tax, business tax, sales tax, and property tax systems. Click the tabs below to explore!

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