Tennessee State Tax Guide

Everything you need to know about taxes in the Volunteer State.

Tennessee doesn’t collect income taxes on salaries and wages. For the 2020 tax year, the state levied a 1% flat-rate tax on income earned from interest and dividends. Starting with the 2021 tax year, this tax is set to be repealed.

According to the Tax Foundation, Tennessee’s individual income tax rate is 1%. The state and local individual income tax collections per capita is $37 (ranked 43rd in the US). The state and local tax burden is 7.3% (ranked 47th in the US).

Tennessee Tax Forms

Important forms and other resources for Tennessee can be found at www.tn.gov/revenue/tax-resources.html. 

Tennessee Income Tax Calculator

If you’d like to estimate your individual income tax for the state of Tennessee, check out this Tennessee income tax calculator.

Contact Information for the Tennessee State Tax Office

Have tax questions? Contact information for the Tennessee Department of Revenue can be found at www.tn.gov/revenue/about-us/contact-us.html

Tax Help for Tennessee Residents

If you’re a Tennessee resident looking to minimize your state tax liability, or if you’re considering moving into or out of Tennessee and have questions about establishing residency and/or tax nexus, we have the expertise to assist you. Contact our office for more information today.