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Wisconsin State Tax Summary

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

Wisconsin ranks #42 on the State Business Tax Climate Index (TaxFoundation.org).

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Wisconsin Corporate Taxes

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  • Wisconsin Tax Rates & Brackets:

    7.9%> $0
  • Loss Carry-back/fwd: 0 Years Back / 15 Years Forward (Unlimited)
  • Throwback Sales?: Y
  • Foreign Tax Deductible?: Y
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT): N
  • Gross Receipts Tax: N
  • Capital Stock (Net Worth) Tax?: N

Wisconsin Tax Incentives and Credits

Wisconsin Individual Income Taxes

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  • Wisconsin tax rates and brackets:

    3%> $0
    4%> $10,000
    4.5%> $25,000
    6%> $40,000
    6.5%> $60,000
  • Local Option IT Rate: None
  • Federal Inc used as Base?: Y
  • Standard Deductions: Single N/A / Joint N/A
  • Personal Exemptions/Credits (c): Single $2,000 / Joint $4,000 / Dependent $2,000
  • Federal Tax Deductible?: N
  • State Tax Deductible?: Y
  • Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?: Y

Wisconsin Estate, Gift and Inheritance Taxes

Wisconsin Miscellaneous Taxes

Wisconsin Pass-through Tax Treatment

Wisconsin Payroll Taxes

Wisconsin Property Taxes

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  • Median Tax Paid on Homes (Rank): 2,963 (#9)
  • Median Value of Homes: $173,300
  • Tax as % of Home Value (Rank): 1.71% (#4)
  • Median Income of Homeowner: $64,507
  • Tax as % of Income (Rank): 4.59% (#8)

Wisconsin Sales and Use Taxes

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  • State Rate: 5.00%
  • County & City (Weighted Ave): 0.42%
  • Combined State and Ave. Local Rates (Rank): 5.42% (#41)
  • General Treatment of Services: Many Taxable
  • Gasoline: Exempt
  • Groceries: Exempt

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