States With the Largest Average Tax Refund

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25. Colorado
> Average federal tax refund: $3,025 (25th largest)
> Median household income: $65,685 (12th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $9,882 (18th highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 44% (5th lowest)

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24. Nevada
> Average federal tax refund: $3,035 (24th largest)
> Median household income: $55,180 (24th lowest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $6,772 (11th lowest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 53% (12th highest)

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23. Tennessee
> Average federal tax refund: $3,048 (23rd largest)
> Median household income: $48,547 (8th lowest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $9,773 (19th highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 58% (2nd highest)

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22. Wyoming
> Average federal tax refund: $3,049 (22nd largest)
> Median household income: $59,882 (19th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $7,644 (17th lowest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 43% (3rd lowest)

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21. Utah
> Average federal tax refund: $3,061 (21st largest)
> Median household income: $65,977 (11th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $6,925 (12th lowest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 48% (19th lowest)