Here's where the government gets the money it spends in all 50 US states

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Here's where the government gets the money it spends in all 50 US states

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Some of the taxes the government draws on to collect money include "a blueberry tax in Maine and a mosquito tax in Alabama," reports cost information site Howmuch.net, which used research from the Tax Foundation to break down how state and local governments raise revenue.

"While the federal tax system is the same for everybody, local and state taxes vary greatly," the site reports. "Some states rely more heavily on one particular tax category, and/or not at all on others." For instance, five states charge no sales tax, including New Hampshire and Delaware, while more than 45 percent of West Virginia's revenue comes from sales taxes.

"The differences between states can be traced to differences in the demography, geography and even the ideology of the various states," Howmuch.net reports.

To give you an idea of where local and state authorities are getting their money, CNBC Make It rounded up the sources of state and local tax collection in each state. For reference, here's the national average for these state and local taxes:

Property tax: 31.3 percent
Sales tax: 23.3 percent
Individual income tax: 22.9 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.7 percent
Other taxes: 18.9 percent

Alabama

Birmingham, Alabama.
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Birmingham, Alabama.

Property tax: 17.4 percent
Sales tax: 29.7 percent
Individual income tax: 22.7 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.8 percent
Other taxes: 27.4 percent

Alaska

Downtown tourist shopping in Juneau, Alaska
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Downtown tourist shopping in Juneau, Alaska

Property tax: 34.9 percent
Sales tax: 3.9 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 7.3 percent
Other taxes: 53.8 percent

Arizona

Tucson, Arizona
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Tucson, Arizona

Property tax: 29.5 percent
Sales tax: 39.6 percent
Individual income tax: 15.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.6 percent
Other taxes: 13.0 percent

Arkansas

Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas

Property tax: 18.0 percent
Sales tax: 37.5 percent
Individual income tax: 23.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.6 percent
Other taxes: 17.6 percent

California

The Painted Ladies in San Francisco.
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The Painted Ladies in San Francisco.

Property tax: 25.4 percent
Sales tax: 22.9 percent
Individual income tax: 32.2 percent
Corporate income tax: 4.2 percent
Other taxes: 15.3 percent

Colorado

Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado

Property tax: 31.3 percent
Sales tax: 25.8 percent
Individual income tax: 24.2 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.1 percent
Other taxes: 15.7 percent

Connecticut

Hartford, Connecticut
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Hartford, Connecticut

Property tax: 38.3 percent
Sales tax: 15.3 percent
Individual income tax: 29.8 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.4 percent
Other taxes: 14.2 percent

Delaware

Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware

Property tax: 18.8 percent
Sales tax: 0.0 percent
Individual income tax: 26.6 percent
Corporate income tax: 6.9 percent
Other taxes: 47.7 percent

Washington, D.C.

Washington, DC
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Washington, DC

Property tax: 32.5 percent
Sales tax: 17.8 percent
Individual income tax: 26.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 6.5 percent
Other taxes: 16.9 percent

Florida

Miami, Florida
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Miami, Florida

Property tax: 35.7 percent
Sales tax: 35.3 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.1 percent
Other taxes: 26.0 percent

Georgia

The city of Atlanta, the capital of Georgia
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The city of Atlanta, the capital of Georgia

Property tax: 32.2 percent
Sales tax: 26.0 percent
Individual income tax: 26.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.8 percent
Other taxes: 12.7 percent

Hawaii

Oahu, Hawaii
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Oahu, Hawaii

Property tax: 17.2 percent
Sales tax: 37.6 percent
Individual income tax: 21.5 percent
Corporate income tax: 1.6 percent
Other taxes: 22.2 percent

Idaho

Eagle is just outside of Boise, Idaho
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Eagle is just outside of Boise, Idaho

Property tax: 28.7 percent
Sales tax: 26.0 percent
Individual income tax: 25.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.6 percent
Other taxes: 16.4 percent

Illinois

Chicago skyline.
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Chicago skyline.

Property tax: 36.5 percent
Sales tax: 14.2 percent
Individual income tax: 23.5 percent
Corporate income tax: 6.3 percent
Other taxes: 19.5 percent

Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana
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Indianapolis, Indiana

Property tax: 25.9 percent
Sales tax: 28.3 percent
Individual income tax: 24.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.5 percent
Other taxes: 17.8 percent

Iowa

A view of the Iowa State Capitol building in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.
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A view of the Iowa State Capitol building in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.

Property tax: 34.5 percent
Sales tax: 21.5 percent
Individual income tax: 24.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.8 percent
Other taxes: 17.1 percent

Kansas

Wichita, Kansas
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Wichita, Kansas

Property tax: 32.8 percent
Sales tax: 30.7 percent
Individual income tax: 19.8 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.6 percent
Other taxes: 14.1 percent

Kentucky

Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky

Property tax: 20.4 percent
Sales tax: 19.7 percent
Individual income tax: 31.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 5.1 percent
Other taxes: 23.4 percent

Louisiana

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Property tax: 21.6 percent
Sales tax: 38.3 percent
Individual income tax: 15.2 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.7 percent
Other taxes: 22.2 percent

Maine

Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, Maine.
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Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, Maine.

Property tax: 39.9 percent
Sales tax: 18.7 percent
Individual income tax: 22.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.9 percent
Other taxes: 16.4 percent

Maryland

Downtown Baltimore, Maryland
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Downtown Baltimore, Maryland

Property tax: 26.6 percent
Sales tax: 12.5 percent
Individual income tax: 37.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.9 percent
Other taxes: 20.5 percent

Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts

Property tax: 36.3 percent
Sales tax: 13.6 percent
Individual income tax: 32.6 percent
Corporate income tax: 5.4 percent
Other taxes: 12.1 percent

Michigan

Mackinac Island, Michigan
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Mackinac Island, Michigan

Property tax: 35.4 percent
Sales tax: 23.3 percent
Individual income tax: 22.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.4 percent
Other taxes: 16.7 percent

Minnesota

A file photo showing joggers on the Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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A file photo showing joggers on the Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Property tax: 25.0 percent
Sales tax: 18.3 percent
Individual income tax: 31.3 percent
Corporate income tax: 4.3 percent
Other taxes: 21.1 percent

Mississippi

Madison is part of the Jackson metro area in Mississippi
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Madison is part of the Jackson metro area in Mississippi

Property tax: 26.2 percent
Sales tax: 31.5 percent
Individual income tax: 15.9 percent
Corporate income tax: 5.0 percent
Other taxes: 21.4 percent

Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri
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Kansas City, Missouri

Property tax: 27.6 percent
Sales tax: 26.4 percent
Individual income tax: 27.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.0 percent
Other taxes: 16.9 percent

Montana

View of Bearhat Mountain above Hidden Lake at Logan Pass in Glacier National Park, Montana.
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View of Bearhat Mountain above Hidden Lake at Logan Pass in Glacier National Park, Montana.

Property tax: 38.2 percent
Sales tax: 0.0 percent
Individual income tax: 27.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.8 percent
Other taxes: 31.0 percent

Nebraska

A host of innovation programs with state backing have given small businesses in Omaha a boost.
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A host of innovation programs with state backing have given small businesses in Omaha a boost.

Property tax: 36.0 percent
Sales tax: 23.0 percent
Individual income tax: 23.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.3 percent
Other taxes: 14.5 percent

Nevada

Genoa, Nevada
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Genoa, Nevada

Property tax: 24.6 percent
Sales tax: 38.1 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.0 percent
Other taxes: 37.3 percent

New Hampshire

Nashua is a city in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire and is the second largest city in the state.
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Nashua is a city in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire and is the second largest city in the state.

Property tax: 66.1 percent
Sales tax: 0.0 percent
Individual income tax: 1.6 percent
Corporate income tax: 9.4 percent
Other taxes: 22.8 percent

New Jersey

Jersey City, New Jersey
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Jersey City, New Jersey

Property tax: 47.5 percent
Sales tax: 15.4 percent
Individual income tax: 20.8 percent
Corporate income tax: 4.1 percent
Other taxes: 12.2 percent

New Mexico

Hot air balloon festival in Albuquerque
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Hot air balloon festival in Albuquerque

Property tax: 18.4 percent
Sales tax: 36.8 percent
Individual income tax: 15.7 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.5 percent
Other taxes: 26.6 percent

New York

View of skyline and commercial real estate in New York City.
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View of skyline and commercial real estate in New York City.

Property tax: 30.7 percent
Sales tax: 16.5 percent
Individual income tax: 32.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 6.9 percent
Other taxes: 13.7 percent

North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina.
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Raleigh, North Carolina.

Property tax: 26.3 percent
Sales tax: 22.7 percent
Individual income tax: 28.9 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.8 percent
Other taxes: 18.4 percent

North Dakota

Bismark, North Dakota
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Bismark, North Dakota

Property tax: 11.5 percent
Sales tax: 21.1 percent
Individual income tax: 6.9 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.5 percent
Other taxes: 57.1 percent

Ohio

Columbus, Ohio
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Columbus, Ohio

Property tax: 28.6 percent
Sales tax: 25.0 percent
Individual income tax: 26.7 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.6 percent
Other taxes: 19.1 percent

Oklahoma

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Tulsa, Oklahoma

Property tax: 17.5 percent
Sales tax: 33.3 percent
Individual income tax: 21.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.9 percent
Other taxes: 24.9 percent

Oregon

Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon

Property tax: 32.9 percent
Sales tax: 0.0 percent
Individual income tax: 40.8 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.4 percent
Other taxes: 22.8 percent

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Property tax: 29.8 percent
Sales tax: 16.9 percent
Individual income tax: 25.9 percent
Corporate income tax: 4.6 percent
Other taxes: 22.7 percent

Rhode Island

Providence, Rhode Island
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Providence, Rhode Island

Property tax: 44.6 percent
Sales tax: 16.8 percent
Individual income tax: 20.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.2 percent
Other taxes: 16.4 percent

South Carolina

Charleston, South Carolina
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Charleston, South Carolina

Property tax: 33.5 percent
Sales tax: 24.1 percent
Individual income tax: 22.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.1 percent
Other taxes: 18.2 percent

South Dakota

South Dakota Capitol Building in Pierre
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South Dakota Capitol Building in Pierre

Property tax: 35.3 percent
Sales tax: 40.4 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.8 percent
Other taxes: 23.4 percent

Tennessee

People in Market Square on market day in Knoxville, Tennessee.
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People in Market Square on market day in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Property tax: 26.8 percent
Sales tax: 40.9 percent
Individual income tax: 1.2 percent
Corporate income tax: 5.8 percent
Other taxes: 25.3 percent

Texas

Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas

Property tax: 40.4 percent
Sales tax: 36.0 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.0 percent
Other taxes: 23.6 percent

Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Salt Lake City, Utah.

Property tax: 27.7 percent
Sales tax: 24.3 percent
Individual income tax: 28.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.0 percent
Other taxes: 17.0 percent

Vermont

Montpelier, Vermont.
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Montpelier, Vermont.

Property tax: 42.2 percent
Sales tax: 10.5 percent
Individual income tax: 19.4 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.0 percent
Other taxes: 24.8 percent

Virginia

Charlottesville, Virginia
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Charlottesville, Virginia

Property tax: 34.7 percent
Sales tax: 13.7 percent
Individual income tax: 31.1 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.1 percent
Other taxes: 18.4 percent

Washington

A view of the Seattle skyline.
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A view of the Seattle skyline.

Property tax: 29.9 percent
Sales tax: 45.4 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.0 percent
Other taxes: 37.1 percent

West Virginia

West Virginia Capital Building.
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West Virginia Capital Building.

Property tax: 21.5 percent
Sales tax: 16.7 percent
Individual income tax: 24.2 percent
Corporate income tax: 2.8 percent
Other taxes: 34.8 percent

Wisconsin

Wausau, Wisconsin
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Wausau, Wisconsin

Property tax: 36.2 percent
Sales tax: 18.9 percent
Individual income tax: 25.7 percent
Corporate income tax: 3.7 percent
Other taxes: 15.5 percent

Wyoming

In Teton County, home to the famed Jackson Hole ski resort, the average income of a member of the top 1% tops $28 million
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In Teton County, home to the famed Jackson Hole ski resort, the average income of a member of the top 1% tops $28 million

Property tax: 35.5 percent
Sales tax: 27.4 percent
Individual income tax: 0.0 percent
Corporate income tax: 0.0 percent
Other taxes: 37.1 percent

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