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Washington State Tax Summary

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

Washington ranks #9 on the State Business Tax Climate Index (TaxFoundation.org).

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Washington Corporate Taxes

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  • Washington Tax Rates & Brackets:

  • Loss Carry-back/fwd: 3 Years Back / 20 Years Forward (Unlimited)
  • Throwback Sales?: N
  • Foreign Tax Deductible?: N
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT): N
  • Gross Receipts Tax: 0.484%
  • Capital Stock (Net Worth) Tax?: N

Washington Tax Incentives and Credits

Washington Individual Income Taxes

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  • Washington tax rates and brackets:

  • Local Option IT Rate: None
  • Federal Inc used as Base?: N/A
  • Standard Deductions: Single N/A / Joint N/A
  • Personal Exemptions/Credits (c): Single N/A / Joint N/A / Dependent N/A
  • Federal Tax Deductible?: N/A
  • State Tax Deductible?: N/A
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?: N/A

Washington Estate, Gift and Inheritance Taxes

Washington Miscellaneous Taxes

Washington Pass-through Tax Treatment

Washington Payroll Taxes

Washington Property Taxes

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  • Median Tax Paid on Homes (Rank): $2,595 (#12)
  • Median Value of Homes: $308,100
  • Tax as % of Home Value (Rank): 0.84% (#25)
  • Median Income of Homeowner: $73,724
  • Tax as % of Income (Rank): 3.52% (#13)

Washington Sales and Use Taxes

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  • State Rate: 6.50%
  • County & City (Weighted Ave): 2.28%
  • Combined State and Ave. Local Rates (Rank): 8.78% (#3)
  • General Treatment of Services: Many Taxable
  • Gasoline: Exempt
  • Groceries: Exempt

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