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Who doesn't pay federal taxes?

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46% of households did not pay any federal income tax in 2011. Most of them worked and paid payroll taxes, though. While the poorest taxpayers have a negative federal income tax burden, they pay a higher percentage of their income in state, local and other federal taxes.

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