With Tax Day delayed to May 17 and 74% of people thinking the government has not spent their tax dollars wisely during the COVID-19 pandemic, WalletHub released its report on the states with the Best & Worst Taxpayer Return on Investment in 2021.
WalletHub used 30 metrics to compare the quality and efficiency of state-government services across five categories: Education, Health, Safety, Economy, and Infrastructure & Pollution taking into account the drastically different rates at which citizens are taxed in each state.
Taxpayer ROI in Texas (1=Best, 25=Avg.):
7th Overall ROI
7th Total Taxes per Capita (Population Aged 18+)
15th Infrastructure & Pollution
For the full report, click link.