Monday, May 25, 2009

Gas Taxes by State

From MSN Money and the Tax Foundation, here's how Maryland's gas tax stacks up against other states.

Maryland is tied with Massachusetts for the 26th-highest gas tax rate among U.S. states.

A 2007 study by the Texas Transportation Institute found that traffic congestion in the Washington-Baltimore corridor cost Maryland $3 billion per year, up 1200% since 1982. Maryland's gas tax rate has been unchanged since 1992.