State Income Tax

Sam Houston State University is registered as an employer in the following states:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington

If your department will be hiring an individual or an individual will be relocating to another state, please contact Payroll Services. Adequate time (average 3 months) will be needed to register and become an employer in additional states.


The following states do not levy a state income tax; however, Sam Houston State University would still need to register as an employer (if the state is not already listed as a registered state above):

  • Alaska
  • Florida
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Washington
  • Wyoming