Major tax overhauls are on the agenda in a record number of states, and “Who Pays?” documents in state-by-state detail the precise distribution of state income taxes, sales and excise taxes and property taxes paid by each income group as of January 2013. It is a critical baseline against which future proposals can be measured.
Kansas City Star: Poor Kansans hit harder by taxes than rich
WPRI: RI taxes take most from poorest, least from the top 1%
Mortgomery Advertiser: Alabama's tax system among most regressive in nation, says report
Great Falls Tribune: Legislature considers bill to cut taxes on top income earners
Arkansas Times: Who pays taxes?
Honolulu Star Advertiser: Hawaii among most regressive states for taxation
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