"Location, location, location" applies to more than housing. Where you live can help or hinder your ability to make ends meet. A myriad of taxes—property, license, state and local sales, property, inheritance, estate and excise taxes on gasoline—eat away at your disposable income. The biggest tax ticket citizens face after paying the Internal Revenue Service is the one their state presents. 41 states and the District of Columbia levy a personal income tax. Weighing the tax landscape against your financial picture lets you stretch your dollars. Intuit TurboTax presents the top 10 highest and lowest income tax states for 2019.