These North Carolina Places Have the Lowest Tax Burden

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Tax season is upon us [again], but a little later than normal due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

For the sixth consecutive year SmartAsset has released its study on the Places With the Lowest Tax Burden. The study analyzed data on income, sales, property and fuel taxes in each county to find the places with the lowest overall tax burden.

Check out the table below to see how the top counties in North Carolina stacked up:

Rank County Income Tax Sales Tax Property Tax Fuel Tax Tax Burden Index
1 Graham, NC $10,560 $1,175 $649 $125 73.84
2 Swain, NC $10,560 $1,175 $583 $322 72.88
3 Avery, NC $10,560 $1,175 $674 $307 72.33
4 Bertie, NC $10,560 $1,175 $675 $313 72.28
5 McDowell, NC $10,560 $1,175 $651 $381 71.95
6 Clay, NC $10,560 $1,175 $773 $291 71.72
7 Alleghany, NC $10,560 $1,175 $757 $314 71.67
8 Jones, NC $10,560 $1,218 $724 $322 71.53
9 Macon, NC $10,560 $1,175 $768 $335 71.44
10 Robeson, NC $10,560 $1,218 $748 $313 71.43

For more information on the study, including the methodology and interactive map, check here: https://smartasset.com/taxes/north-carolina-tax-calculator#map

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