3 Depressing Charts About Your Taxes

 

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3. Taxes and your budget

Although taxes vary among the millions of people in America, one of the largest bills for many households is Uncle Sam. Americans are expected to pay about $4.5 trillion in federal and state taxes. As the chart above shows, that is more than Americans will spend on food, clothing, and housing combined.

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