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Louisiana State Tax Summary

Louisiana state tax summary, including corporate and individual Louisiana income taxes, credits, exemptions, deductions and more. Includes Louisiana estate, gift and inheritance tax, miscellaneous Louisiana taxes, pass-through entity treatment, payroll taxes, property taxes and Louisiana sales & use taxes.

Louisiana ranks #35 on the State Business Tax Climate Index (TaxFoundation.org).

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Louisiana Corporate Taxes

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  • Louisiana Tax Rates & Brackets:

    4%> $0
    5%> $25,000
    6%> $50,000
    7%> $100,000
    8%> $250,000
  • Loss Carry-back/fwd: 3 Years Back / 15 Years Forward (Unlimited)
  • Throwback Sales?: N
  • Foreign Tax Deductible?: Y
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT): N
  • Gross Receipts Tax: N
  • Capital Stock (Net Worth) Tax?: 0.300% (Unlimited)

Louisiana Tax Incentives and Credits

Louisiana Individual Income Taxes

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  • Louisiana tax rates and brackets:

    2%> $0
    4%> $12,500
    6%> $50,000
  • Local Option IT Rate: None
  • Federal Inc used as Base?: Y
  • Standard Deductions: Single N/A / Joint N/A
  • Personal Exemptions/Credits (c): Single $4,500 / Joint $9,000 / Dependent $1,000
  • Federal Tax Deductible?: Y
  • State Tax Deductible?: Y
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?: N

Louisiana Estate, Gift and Inheritance Taxes

Louisiana Miscellaneous Taxes

Louisiana Pass-through Tax Treatment

Louisiana Payroll Taxes

Louisiana Property Taxes

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  • Median Tax Paid on Homes (Rank): $188 (#50)
  • Median Value of Homes: $132,400
  • Tax as % of Home Value (Rank): 0.14% (#50)
  • Median Income of Homeowner: $54,062
  • Tax as % of Income (Rank): 0.35% (#50)

Louisiana Sales and Use Taxes

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  • State Rate: 4.00%
  • County & City (Weighted Ave): 4.43%
  • Combined State and Ave. Local Rates (Rank): 8.43% (#5)
  • General Treatment of Services: Exempt
  • Gasoline: Exempt
  • Groceries: Exempt

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