State & local taxes per capita

Washington state & local taxes per capita

Inflation-Adjusted to 2014 Dollars

Fiscal Year

Taxes Per Capita

(Inflation-Adjusted to 2014 Dollars)

2014 $4,558
2013 $4,482
2012 $4,389
2011 $4,364
2010 $4,275
2009 $4,417
2008 $4,752
2007 $4,790
2006 $4,552
2005 $4,344
2004 $4,219
2003 NA
2002 $4,098
2001 NA
2000 $4,162
1999 $4,173
1998 $4,090
1997 $4,035
1996 $3,887
1995 $3,864
1994 $3,766
1993 $3,604

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  • In fiscal year 2014, Washington ranked 29th among the 50 states in total state and local taxes per capita.
  • In fiscal year 2014, Washington ranked 3rd in per capita state and local sales tax collections among all states, just behind Hawaii and North Dakota, highlighting Washington's heavy dependence on general and selective sales taxes in its tax structure.
  • Of the 13 western states, Washington ranked 5th in per capita state and local taxes in fiscal year 2014. Alaska, California, Hawaii, and Wyoming had higher per capita state and local taxes.
  • State comparisons of state & local taxes per capita are available from the Washington Department of Revenue's Comparative State and Local Taxes.

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Last modified: December 21, 2016
E-mail: OFM.Forecasting@ofm.wa.gov