States Where Americans Are Paying the Most Taxes

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26. Michigan
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.4%
> Income per capita: $44,253 (21st lowest)
> Income tax collections per capita: $889 (21st lowest)
> Property tax collections per capita: $1,335 (25th lowest)
> General sales tax collections per capita: $928 (24th highest)

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27. Indiana
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.5%
> Income per capita: $43,097 (17th lowest)
> Income tax collections per capita: $791 (19th lowest)
> Property tax collections per capita: $970 (16th lowest)
> General sales tax collections per capita: $1,100 (10th highest)

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28. Kansas
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.5%
> Income per capita: $47,228 (23rd highest)
> Income tax collections per capita: $777 (18th lowest)
> Property tax collections per capita: $1,435 (19th highest)
> General sales tax collections per capita: $1,049 (14th highest)

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29. Kentucky
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.5%
> Income per capita: $38,926 (5th lowest)
> Income tax collections per capita: $920 (25th lowest)
> Property tax collections per capita: $737 (5th lowest)
> General sales tax collections per capita: $738 (21st lowest)

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30. Utah
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.6%
> Income per capita: $40,925 (10th lowest)
> Income tax collections per capita: $1,054 (22nd highest)
> Property tax collections per capita: $969 (15th lowest)
> General sales tax collections per capita: $628 (13th lowest)