Taxes in Virginia

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

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

Related Articles

Tax Foundation Legal Brief: Fairfax County Property Taxes for Metro Extension Violate Virginia Constitution

June 3, 2010

Virginia Constitution Requires Uniform Distribution of the Metrorail Tax Burden in Fairfax County: FFW Enterprises v. Fairfax County and the Board of Supervisors of Fairfax County

June 1, 2010

Virginia to Offer Tax Credits for Movie Production

May 4, 2010

Northrop Grumman is Headed to Virginia

April 28, 2010

Obama’s and Biden’s Tax Returns

April 16, 2010

Minnesota, Vermont, Virginia, and Pennsylvania Celebrate Tax Freedom Day

April 13, 2010

Virginia Lawmakers Debate Film Credits vs. Film Grants, and Entirely Miss the Point

March 5, 2010

Virginia Amazon Tax Dies, Supporters Promise Another Try (Right Now, It Turns Out)

February 26, 2010

Virginia to Enact Amazon Tax, Too?

February 22, 2010

Virginia Gov. McDonnell Drops Income Tax Increase; Seeks Increase for Film Promotion and Business Subsidies

February 19, 2010

“Economic Development” Teams in VA, MD and DC Bid for Northrop Grumman Headquarters

February 15, 2010

Virginia Missed the Starting Gun, but Joins the Race to the Bottom Nonetheless

February 11, 2010

Virginia Governor Kaine Proposes Income Tax Increase, First State Spending Cut

December 18, 2009

Virginia’s Energy Efficiency Sales Tax Holiday Starts Tomorrow

October 8, 2009

Question for Creigh Deeds

September 25, 2009

Virginia Tax Hike Discussion May Impede Recovery

August 24, 2009

Virginia’s Hurricane Sales Tax Holiday

May 20, 2009

In Mean-Spirited Interstate Competition, Some State Unemployment Offices Stiff Non-Residents

April 16, 2009

Property Tax Rates Going Up in Once-Booming Virginia Exurb

April 9, 2009

Virginia DOT: Fund Our Bonuses or Risk Death

April 7, 2009