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JUST THE FACTS, 1997-1998



Table 32
Federal Tax Burden Per Capita, 1996
Rank State Amt. Rank State Amt.
1 Connecticut $8,096 27 Missouri $4,842
2 New Jersey 7,159 28 Indiana 4,829
3 Massachusetts 6,409 29 Georgia 4,744
4 NEW YORK $6,352 30 Texas 4,689
5 Delaware 6,179 31 Iowa 4,684
6 Illinois 6,046 32 Vermont 4,674
7 Nevada 5,965 33 Tennessee 4,606
8 Maryland 5,958 34 South Dakota 4,573
9 Alaska 5,939 35 North Carolina 4,464
10 New Hampshire 5,836 36 North Dakota 4,443
11 Minnesota 5,556 37 Arizona 4,369
12 Michigan 5,539 38 Idaho 4,270
13 Colorado 5,532 39 Maine 4,242
14 Washington 5,519 40 Montana 4,168
15 Rhode Island 5,437 41 Alabama 4,105
16 Pennsylvania 5,340 42 Louisiana 4,104
17 Hawaii 5,337 43 Kentucky 4,028
18 Virginia 5,334 44 Arkansas 4,007
19 Florida 5,218 45 Oklahoma 4,000
20 California 5,212 46 South Carolina 4,000
21 Wyoming 5,115 47 New Mexico 3,904
22 Ohio 5,076 48 Utah 3,823
23 Wisconsin 5,037 49 West Virginia 3,702
24 Kansas 4,963 50 Mississippi 3,413
25 Oregon 4,916 U.S. Average $5,225
26 Nebraska 4,866 N.Y.S. % above avg. 21.6%
Source: Tax Foundation


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