Special Report

Most Audited City in Every State

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6. Colorado: Pueblo
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 7.76 (state: 7.36)
> Median household income: $42,386 (state: $65,458)
> Poverty rate: 19.8% (state: 11.5%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 21.7% (state: 39.4%)

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7. Connecticut: Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 8.17 (state: 7.39)
> Median household income: $89,773 (state: $73,781)
> Poverty rate: 8.8% (state: 10.1%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 46.5% (state: 38.4%)

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8. Delaware: Dover
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 7.37 (state: 7.31)
> Median household income: $57,647 (state: $63,036)
> Poverty rate: 13.0% (state: 12.1%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 23.5% (state: 31.0%)

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9. Florida: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 8.74 (state: 8.21)
> Median household income: $51,758 (state: $50,883)
> Poverty rate: 16.1% (state: 15.5%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 30.6% (state: 28.5%)

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10. Georgia: Albany
> Audits per 1,000 tax returns: 9.39 (state: 8.40)
> Median household income: $40,612 (state: $52,977)
> Poverty rate: 25.7% (state: 16.9%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 19.5% (state: 29.9%)

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