Most Audited County in Every State

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Alabama: Greene County
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 10.9 (state: 8.2)
> Median household income: $20,954 (state: $46,472)
> Poverty rate: 38.8% (state: 18.0%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 11.4% (state: 24.5%)

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Alaska: Kusilvak Census Area
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 9.4 (state: 7.0)
> Median household income: $36,468 (state: $76,114)
> Poverty rate: 39.1% (state: 10.2%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 4.9% (state: 29.0%)

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Arizona: Santa Cruz County
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 10.0 (state: 7.9)
> Median household income: $39,630 (state: $53,510)
> Poverty rate: 21.8% (state: 17.0%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 22.1% (state: 28.4%)

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Arkansas: Phillips County
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 10.2 (state: 8.1)
> Median household income: $26,652 (state: $43,813)
> Poverty rate: 33.0% (state: 18.1%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 11.3% (state: 22.0%)

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California: Imperial County
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 9.7 (state: 8.0)
> Median household income: $44,779 (state: $67,169)
> Poverty rate: 23.8% (state: 15.1%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 14.3% (state: 32.6%)

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