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North Carolina ranks 17th in the U.S. for the most other selective sales and gross receipts taxes paid in 2018.

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By Local Labs News Service | Nov 13, 2019

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In 2018, North Carolina collected $934.5 million in other selective sales and gross receipts taxes, ranking it 17th in the United States, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

The STC survey includes five broad tax categories and up to 25 subcategories. Data is gathered from all 50 state governments and all dependent state-level entities.

The Census Bureau cautions that it sets the tax classifications among the survey categories, and they may differ from the classifications set by the state governments.

Below is a breakdown of how taxes were classified by the bureau and how much was collected.

U.S. other selective sales and gross receipts taxes by State in 2018
Rank
State
Amount
1
New York
$6,007,581,000
2
Texas
$5,748,579,000
3
California
$5,227,196,000
4
Minnesota
$2,566,114,000
5
Illinois
$2,143,567,000
6
New Jersey
$1,915,627,000
7
Michigan
$1,661,726,000
8
Maryland
$1,651,726,000
9
Pennsylvania
$1,537,195,000
10
Connecticut
$1,492,283,000
11
Indiana
$1,391,450,000
12
Colorado
$1,195,852,000
13
Ohio
$1,193,768,000
14
Washington
$1,040,201,000
15
Virginia
$954,481,000
16
Florida
$939,931,000
17
North Carolina
$934,490,000
18
Kentucky
$802,594,000
19
Oregon
$756,241,000
20
Hawaii
$659,578,000
21
Massachusetts
$605,292,000
22
Alabama
$579,222,000
23
South Carolina
$484,071,000
24
West Virginia
$477,666,000
25
Georgia
$467,059,000
26
New Hampshire
$454,982,000
27
Vermont
$448,459,000
28
Wisconsin
$447,251,000
29
Mississippi
$386,289,000
30
Tennessee
$357,107,000
31
Nevada
$310,345,000
32
Arkansas
$268,924,000
33
Rhode Island
$244,353,000
34
Utah
$197,908,000
35
Arizona
$186,286,000
36
Missouri
$164,891,000
37
New Mexico
$160,855,000
38
Louisiana
$146,971,000
39
Delaware
$140,612,000
40
Maine
$139,189,000
41
North Dakota
$131,928,000
42
South Dakota
$110,634,000
43
District of Columbia
$81,928,000
44
Idaho
$81,367,000
45
Montana
$64,031,000
46
Kansas
$48,272,000
47
Iowa
$40,101,000
48
Alaska
$32,854,000
49
Nebraska
$26,184,000
50
Oklahoma
$16,834,000
51
Wyoming
$2,900,000
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

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