Special Report

You'll Pay the Most in Taxes in These States

35. Louisiana (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.2%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,292 (15th lowest)
> Income per capita: $46,652 (10th lowest)

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34. Colorado
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.4%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,677 (17th highest)
> Income per capita: $60,394 (11th highest)

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32. North Carolina (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.5%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,490 (18th lowest)
> Income per capita: $47,263 (12th lowest)

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32. Mississippi (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.5%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $3,654 (3rd lowest)
> Income per capita: $38,463 (the lowest)

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30. Utah (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.6%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,636 (21st lowest)
> Income per capita: $48,292 (17th lowest)