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JUST THE FACTS, 1997-1998

Table 17
State and Local Taxes Per $1,000 Personal Income, 1997
Rank State Amt. Rank State Amt.
1 NEW YORK $153 27 Rhode Island $114
2 Hawaii 134 28 Virginia 114
3 Wisconsin 133 29 Vermont 113
4 Minnesota 132 30 California 112
5 Connecticut 131 31 Missouri 112
6 Oregon 131 32 North Carolina 111
7 Iowa 127 33 New Jersey 110
8 Kansas 124 34 Arkansas 109
9 Montana 124 35 Florida 109
10 Utah 124 36 West Virginia 109
11 Maine 123 37 Georgia 108
12 Mississippi 122 38 Massachusetts 108
13 Nebraska 122 39 Texas 107
14 Washington 122 40 Delaware 106
15 Arizona 121 41 Oklahoma 106
16 Kentucky 120 42 South Dakota 106
17 North Dakota 120 43 Indiana 105
18 Nevada 119 44 South Carolina 104
19 Ohio 119 45 Louisiana 98
20 Maryland 117 46 Wyoming 98
21 Idaho 116 47 Alabama 95
22 Michigan 116 48 New Hampshire 94
23 Colorado 115 49 Tennessee 89
24 New Mexico 115 50 Alaska 83
25 Pennsylvania 115 U.S. Average $118
26 Illinois 114 N.Y.S. % above avg. 29.7%
Source: Tax Foundation


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