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You'll Pay the Most in Taxes in These States

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15. Massachusetts
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.5%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $7,658 (4th highest)
> Income per capita: $72,933 (2nd highest)

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14. Wisconsin
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.7%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,632 (18th highest)
> Income per capita: $52,636 (23rd highest)

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13. Iowa
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 10.8%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,499 (21st highest)
> Income per capita: $50,917 (23rd lowest)

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12. Maine
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 11.0%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $5,492 (22nd highest)
> Income per capita: $49,927 (21st lowest)

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10. Illinois (tied)
> Taxes paid as pct. of income: 11.1%
> Total taxes paid per capita: $6,450 (10th highest)
> Income per capita: $58,108 (13th highest)

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