WalletHub Report: States Offering the Best & Worst Taxpayer ROI

Published 04/21 2014 01:42PM

Updated 04/21 2014 08:11PM

On the heels of its Federal Dependency and State Tax Rate reports, WalletHub.com today released its latest analysis of the U.S. tax landscape, an in-depth look at which states give taxpayers the Best & Worst Return on Investment.

WalletHub used 27 metrics to compare the quality and efficiency of state government services across six distinct categories – Infrastructure, Education, Health, Safety, Economy and Pollution – to the drastically different rates at which citizens are taxed in each state and municipality.
Highest Taxpayer ROI                           Lowest Taxpayer ROI
1Wyoming                                          1Arkansas
2Alaska                                             2Mississippi
3South Dakota                                   3Louisiana
4Washington                                      4District of Columbia
5North Dakota                                    5North Carolina
6Colorado                                          6West Virginia
T-7Florida                                          T-7Tennessee
T-7Texas                                           T-7California
9Utah                                               9Alabama
10Massachusetts                              10Kentucky

For the full report, please visit: http://wallethub.com/edu/state-taxpayer-roi-report/3283/

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