Research Report State Individual Income Tax Progressivity
Carol Rosenberg
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Personal income tax systems vary widely across states, leading to different levels of progressivity. Forty-three states and the District of Columbia have an individual income tax. Eight of these states apply a single tax rate to all taxable income, while the remaining states have multiple tax brackets and rates. Even among states with graduated rates, most systems are fairly flat.
Research Areas Taxes and budgets
Tags State and local tax issues Individual taxes Federal budget and economy
Policy Centers Income and Benefits Policy Center