New York is the “Worst State to be a Taxpayer,” according to a personal finance social media site.

WalletHub created the list by comparing state and local taxes to the national median. According to the site our state’s average of state and local taxes were $9,718 – 39 percent higher than the national average.

New York is the “Worst State to be a Taxpayer,” according to a personal finance social media site.

California. Nebraska, Connecticut and Illinois round out Wallet Hub's worst states.

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