Michigan’s days to pay taxes is slightly less than the “Top Ten” average, and commensurate with the peer state average.

What It Is: The number of days a year that represent the portion of the year's earnings that are paid in federal, state, and local taxes.

Why It Matters: Lower tax burdens mean more take-home income for state residents.

Days Required to Pay Taxes Trends

Days Required to Pay Taxes Standings

Source: The Tax Foundation