Special Report

You'll Pay the Most in Taxes in These States

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39. Georgia (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 8.9%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,221 (11th lowest)
> Income per capita: $47,427 (13th lowest)

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39. South Carolina (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 8.9%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,000 (8th lowest)
> Income per capita: $44,944 (7th lowest)

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38. Alabama
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $3,893 (6th lowest)
> Income per capita: $43,256 (5th lowest)

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37. South Dakota
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.1%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,855 (23rd lowest)
> Income per capita: $53,352 (22nd highest)

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35. Missouri (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.2%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,431 (17th lowest)
> Income per capita: $48,163 (15th lowest)