State Taxes in USA

The following table describes the state income taxes, low & high tax brackets and the number of tax brackets in each state. This is just to give an idea about state taxes. In order to get the latest and more accurate data on these, please refer to the tax websites.

The amount of state taxes that you pay depends upon various factors like the gross amount of your salary, other incomes(e.g bank interests, stock dividends), the state & the county you live, the filing status(like single, married, household) and the number of dependents(kids, parents) etc. If you happen to stay in a tax exempted state like Texas, Florida etc., there is no need for you to pay state income tax.

State Income Tax
State Name State Code Low High No. of Brackets
Alabama AL 2.0 5.0 3
Alaska AK No State Income tax
Arizona AZ 2.87 5.04 5
Arkansas AR 1.0 7.0 6
California CA 1.0 9.3 6
Colorado CO 4.63 - 1
Connecticut CT 3.0 5.0 2
Deleware DE 2.2 5.95 6
Florida FL No State Income Tax
Georgia GA 1.0 6.0 6
Hawaii HI 1.4 8.25 9.0
Idaho ID 1.6 7.8 8
Illinois IL 3.0 - 1
Indiana IN 3.4 - 1
Iowa IA 0.36 8.98 9
Kansas KS 3.5 6.45 3
Kentucky KY 2.0 6.0 5
Louisiana LA 2.0 6.0 3
Maine ME 2.0 8.5 4
Maryland MD 2.0 4.75 4
Massachusetts MA 5.3 - 1
Michigan MI 3.9 1
Minnesota MN 5.35 7.85 3
Mississippi MS 3.0 5.0 3.0
Missouri MO 1.5 6.0 10
Montana MT 2.0 6.9 7
Nebraska NE 2.56 6.84 4
Nevada NV No State Income tax
New Hampshire NH Only dividends and interest income are applicable for State Income Tax
New Jersey NJ 1.4 8.97 6
New Mexico NM 1.7 6.0 4
New York NY 4.0 7.70 7
North Carolina NC 6.0 8.25 4
North Dakota ND 2.1 5.54 5
Ohio OH 0.743 7.5 9
Oklahoma OK 0.5 6.65 8
Oregon OR 5.0 9.0 3
Pennsylvania PA 3.07 - 1
Rhode Island RI
South Carolina SC 2.5 7.0 6
South Dakota SD No State Income tax
Tennessee TN Only dividends and interest income are applicable for State Income Tax
Texas TX No State Income tax
Utah UT 2.30 7.0 6
Vermont VT 3.6 9.5 5
Virginia VA 2.0 5.75 4
Washington WA No State Income tax
West Virginia WV 3.0 6.5 5
Wisconsin WI 4.6 6.75 4
Wyoming WY No State Income tax
Washington DC DC 5.0 9.0 3



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