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States Ranked by Total State Taxes: 2009
 
(Thousand dollars)
 
Source: 2009 Survey of State Government Tax Collections. Data users who create their own estimates
using data from this report should cite the U.S. Census Bureau as the source of the original data only. The
data in this table are based on information from public records and contain no confidential data. Although
the data in this table come from a census of governmental units and are not subject to sampling error, the
census results do contain nonsampling error. Additional information on nonsampling error, response rates,
and definitions may be found at http://www2.census.gov/govs/statetax/2009stcmethodology.pdf.

Total Tax  
Rank State Amount
       
   United States   715,496,219 R
       
1  California   101,007,459  
2  New York   64,756,423 R
3  Texas   41,779,699
4  Florida   32,065,499
6  Pennsylvania   30,071,179  
       
5  Illinois   29,362,712 R
7  New Jersey   27,186,553  
8  Ohio   23,950,056
9  Michigan   22,757,818  
10  North Carolina   20,525,663 R
       
11  Massachusetts   19,699,569
12  Minnesota   17,161,299  
13  Virginia   16,607,511
14  Washington   16,407,536
15  Georgia   16,077,948  
       
16  Maryland   15,285,561
17  Indiana   14,901,436
18  Wisconsin   14,447,245
19  Connecticut   12,160,036 R
20  Arizona   11,134,403
       
21  Tennessee   10,433,133
22  Missouri   10,302,235 R
23  Louisiana   10,201,931
24  Kentucky   9,740,886
25  Colorado 8,682,822  
       
26  Alabama   8,306,446  
27  Oklahoma   8,187,949
30  South Carolina   7,636,726 R
29  Arkansas   7,467,679  
28  Oregon   7,115,043 R
       
31  Iowa   6,985,090  
32  Kansas   6,694,630  
33  Mississippi   6,471,972
34  Nevada   5,611,626
35  Utah   5,422,858  
       
36  Alaska   4,955,884
37  New Mexico   4,828,959
38  West Virginia   4,787,352
39  Hawaii   4,712,651  
40  Nebraska   4,000,939  
       
41  Maine   3,488,960
42  Idaho   3,171,863  
43  Delaware   2,806,031  
44  Wyoming   2,763,610  
45  Rhode Island   2,586,184  
       
46  Vermont   2,505,704
47  North Dakota   2,414,494
48  Montana   2,407,400  
49  New Hampshire   2,125,722  
50  South Dakota   1,333,835  

Abbreviations and Symbols:
R - figure has been revised as of 12/12/11
 
Created: March 3, 2010
Last Revised: December 12, 2011


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | State Government Tax Collections | 1 (866) 820-7210| govs.statetax@census.gov |  Last Revised: December 15, 2011