Property taxes in Maine vary depending on the needs of its local jurisdictions, states the Maine Municipal Association. Each municipality computes its property tax based on its mill rate, the amount it requires property ... More » Business & Finance Taxes

Homestead exemptions lower taxes by reducing the taxable value of a homestead property, explains Harris County Appraisal District of Texas. For example, if a homestead is worth $100,000 but the exemption is $20,000, the ... More » Business & Finance Taxes

States with the highest income tax rates as of tax year 2014 were California, Hawaii, Oregon, Minnesota and Iowa, reports Intuit. Other states and districts that complete the top 10 list of states with the highest income... More » Business & Finance Taxes Income Tax

State lodging taxes are charges that certain jurisdictions levy on short-term rentals, explains MyLodgeTax. Depending on the specific locale, "short-term" may refer to periods as brief as 30 days or as long as six months... More » Business & Finance Taxes

State tax forms vary based on the type and amount of taxes that specific jurisdictions impose; some states in the United States have tiered tax brackets with taxes adjusted to income levels, while others have a single ta... More »

Maine's blueberry tax is related to the berry's success as an export. This state alone produces as much as 99 percent of the wild blueberries consumed in America, and the tax impacts the growers, sellers and workers who ... More »

The estate tax rates in Maine range between 8 percent and 12 percent of all estates valued over $2 million. Estates valued under $2 million are not required to pay estate tax, according to Executor's Corner. More » Business & Finance Taxes