Table 1: State Gasoline and Diesel Tax Comparisons (cost per gallon)

State Gasoline Diesel
Base w/Add-ons Base w/Add-ons
Michigan 15.0¢ 21.0¢ 9.0¢ 15.0¢
Indiana 15.0¢ 20.0¢ 16.0¢ 27.0¢
Illinois 19.0¢ 23.2¢ 21.5¢ 31.6¢
Ohio 21.0¢ 21.0¢ 21.0¢ 24.0¢
National Average 19.1¢ N/A 19.1¢ N/A
Federal Tax 18.4¢ 18.4¢ 24.4¢ 24.4¢
Note: Add-on includes sales tax and other motor carrier surcharges levied on each gallon sold as of December 31, 1993. Diesel add-ons column assumes for-hire motor carriers.

Sources: Federal Highway Administration 1993, Highway Statistics, Table IV-50/51