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T18-0101 - Share of Federal Taxes - All Tax Units, By Expanded Cash Income Percentile, 2026

Share of the following federal taxes paid under a current law baseline for 2026, by income percentile: individual and corporate income taxes; payroll taxes for Social Security and Medicare; estate taxes; and excise taxes. Baseline is the law in place for year 2026 as of August 23, 2018. For more information on TPC’s baseline definitions, see: Table also shows the distribution of expanded cash income.

August 23, 2018