Taxes in Wisconsin

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

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


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