Compare State Taxes

Just the Facts: Not All Community Real Estate Taxes are the Same

When deciding which state to live in and considering the taxes, be sure to carefully compare the same data because not all taxes are the same in all communities.

Questions about taxes often come up when talking with people who live in other states. They have heard Delaware property taxes are low, but when searching online, they [...]

More Taxes, Lower Refunds - Will tax changes impact Delaware residents?

How the reduction of itemized deductions may impact income tax and refunds for those living in the state of Delaware.

Losing itemized tax deductions

The full impact of recent changes to income tax deductions is starting to become apparent, even in Delaware where traditionally residents enjoy lower state taxes. I spoke to a friend the other [...]

Delaware Still Ranks as One of the Most Tax-Friendly States

Delaware being one of the most tax-friendly states is great news for retirees looking to make their home here!

Going back to January 2009, when I wrote Low Taxes not enough to move to Delaware, followed in September 2011, by Delaware more than lower taxes, I have always tried to provide information on Delaware taxes in context. Given our [...]

How Does Delaware's State Income Tax Compare to Surrounding States?

Delaware may lead the way in lower taxes compared to surrounding states in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Low taxes may not be the only reason to relocate to Delaware, but they sure make it easier. Real estate broker Kathy Sperl-Bell of Active Adults Realty in Delaware answers a question from a newsletter reader, Lewis Grower. He asks: How do [...]

Lower Delaware Taxes Attract Retirees from Surrounding High Tax States

Lower-Tax State Delaware Enables Citizens Laidback Lifestyles Away from Higher Tax Living

A lot of newcomers to Sussex County, Delaware, are coming here from the high-tax states of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. These area transplants are fleeing the hustle and bustle seeking a more relaxed way of living and experiences. These [...]

Boomers: Compare State Taxes... Before You Move!

Before You Choose Where to Retire, Be Sure To Compare State Taxes

If you plan to move to another state when you retire, take time now to examine the tax burden youll face when you relocate. While there are many factors to consider when deciding where to retire and whats going to be affordable, the different types of state taxes you will need [...]