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Tax day has come and gone, but the burden (or blessing, depending on your income bracket) of taxation is year round.

In case you were considering a change of scenery because of your state's overbearing taxes, a study by personal finance website Wallet Hub has rated each state according to overall tax burden.

The study also incorporated the Cost of Living Index and the average tax rate for the whole country to help determine which states were best overall if your top concern is getting the most out of your tax money.

25 Tennessee
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Average annual state and local taxes: $7,252.00

Percentage difference from national average: 4 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 21

24 Missouri
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Average annual state and local taxes: $7,220.00

Percentage difference from national average: 4 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 22

23 South Carolina
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Average annual state and local taxes: $7,070.00

Percentage difference from national average: 1 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 24

22 Rhode Island
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,905.00

Percentage difference from national average: -1 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 40

21 Massachusetts
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,884.00

Percentage difference from national average: -1 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 35

20 Oklahoma
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,795.00

Percentage difference from national average: -2 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 16

19 Montana
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,641.00

Percentage difference from national average: -5 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 20

18 West Virginia
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,598.00

Percentage difference from national average: -5 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 19

17 Louisiana
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,564.00

Percentage difference from national average: -6 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 18

16 Indiana
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,358.00

Percentage difference from national average: -9 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 15

15 Mississippi
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,210.00

Percentage difference from national average: -11 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 10

14 Utah
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,098.00

Percentage difference from national average: -13 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 11

13 Arizona
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Average annual state and local taxes: $6,057.00

Percentage difference from national average: -13 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 17

12 Alabama
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,846.00

Percentage difference from national average: -16 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 9

11 New Mexico
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,822.00

Percentage difference from national average: -16 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 8

10 Colorado
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,674.00

Percentage difference from national average: -19 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 14

9 North Dakota
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,588.00

Percentage difference from national average: -20 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 13

8 Delaware
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,195.00

Percentage difference from national average: -25 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 12

7 Texas
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Average annual state and local taxes: $5,193.00

Percentage difference from national average: -25 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 7

6 Washington
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Average annual state and local taxes: $3,823.00

Percentage difference from national average: -45 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 6

5 South Dakota
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Average annual state and local taxes: $3,766.00

Percentage difference from national average: -46 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 5

4 Florida
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Average annual state and local taxes: $3,648.00

Percentage difference from national average: -48 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 3

3 Nevada
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Average annual state and local taxes: $3,370.00

Percentage difference from national average: -52 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 2

2 Alaska
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Average annual state and local taxes: $2,791.00

Percentage difference from national average: -66 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 4

1 Wyoming
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Average annual state and local taxes: $2,365.00

Percentage difference from national average: -66 percent

Adjusted rank when the Cost of Living Index is included: 1