With Tax Day rapidly approaching, personal finance website WalletHub has released its latest analysis of the America's tax landscape, described as an in-depth look at the individual states with the Best and Worst Taxpayer Return on Investment in 2019.  WalletHub used 30 metrics to compare the quality and efficiency of state-government services across five categories - education, health, safety, economy, and infrastructure, taking into account the drastically different rates at which citizens are taxed in each state.

And how do taxpayers in Louisiana fare in relation to other taxpayers across the country when looking at ROI (Return on Investment)? Well, here a the basics:

Taxpayer ROI in Louisiana (1=Best, 25=Avg.):
  • 46th – Overall ROI
  • 13th – Total Taxes per Capita (Population Aged 18+)
  • 44th – Education
  • 45th – Health
  • 48th – Safety
  • 48th – Economy
  • 46th – Infrastructure & Pollution

To see the entire WalletHub report, Best and Worst Return on Taxpayer Investment in 2019, including more details on Louisiana taxes, JUST CLICK HERE!