Tool | October 2013
State-by-State Guide to Taxes
Click on any state in the map below for a detailed summary of state taxes on income, property, and everything you buy. View additional maps below, including our picks for the 10 most tax-friendly and the 10 least tax-friendly states in the U.S. (Retirees, visit our Retiree Tax Map to learn how each state taxes different kinds of retirement income and to discover special tax breaks for seniors.)
Hover over or click on any state in the map for the option to add the state to your compare list to quickly see how selected states stack up.
Kiplinger Tax Map
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SOURCES: State tax departments, CCH, the Tax Foundation, the American Hotel & Lodging Association and the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States.