Special Report

States With the Largest Average Tax Refund

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10. Washington
> Average federal tax refund: $3,351
> Median household income: $78,687 (7th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $13,212 (8th highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 47.6% (22nd fewest)

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9. Massachusetts
> Average federal tax refund: $3,478
> Median household income: $85,843 (2nd highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $17,415 (3rd highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 47.3% (21st fewest)

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8. New York
> Average federal tax refund: $3,495
> Median household income: $72,108 (14th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $15,678 (6th highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 46.9% (18th fewest)

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7. Minnesota
> Average federal tax refund: $3,571
> Median household income: $74,593 (13th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $18,200 (2nd highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 46.7% (16th fewest)

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6. Nebraska
> Average federal tax refund: $3,652
> Median household income: $63,229 (25th highest)
> Federal tax collections per capita: $13,209 (9th highest)
> Pct. filings receiving refunds: 44.1% (7th fewest)

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