Special Report

You'll Pay the Most in Taxes in These States

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25. West Virginia (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 9.9%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,114 (9th lowest)
> Income per capita: $41,556 (2nd lowest)

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23. Virginia (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,854 (15th highest)
> Income per capita: $58,540 (12th highest)

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23. Michigan (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,841 (22nd lowest)
> Income per capita: $48,410 (18th lowest)

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21. Kansas (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.1%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,292 (23rd highest)
> Income per capita: $52,396 (24th highest)

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21. Montana (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.1%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $4,956 (25th lowest)
> Income per capita: $49,069 (19th lowest)

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