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You'll Pay the Most in Taxes in These States

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50. Alaska
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 5.8%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $3,605 (2nd lowest)
> Income per capita: $62,155 (9th highest)

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48. Wyoming (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 7.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,282 (13th lowest)
> Income per capita: $61,171 (10th highest)

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48. Tennessee (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 7.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $3,368 (the lowest)
> Income per capita: $48,114 (14th lowest)

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47. Texas
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 8.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,143 (10th lowest)
> Income per capita: $51,788 (25th lowest)

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46. Oklahoma
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 8.2%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $3,841 (5th lowest)
> Income per capita: $46,841 (11th lowest)

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