The Distribution of Household Income and Federal Taxes, 2010

December 4, 2013
Report

Households in the top quintile (including the top percentile) paid 68.8 percent of all federal taxes, households in the middle quintile paid 9.1 percent, and those in the bottom quintile paid 0.4 percent.

A subsequent version of this report, The Distribution of Household Income and Federal Taxes, was published in June 2016.

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