Statistics for 2015 Tax Returns with EITC

Nationwide during 2015,  27.5 million received about $67 billion in EITC

The average amount of EITC received nationwide was more than $2,423

 

State Number of EITC Claims Total EITC Amount Average EITC Amount
ALABAMA

519K

$1.4 B

$2,758

ALASKA

47 K

$97 M

$2,051

ARIZONA

585 K

$1.5 B

$2,551

ARKANSAS

304 K

$787 M

$2,583

CALIFORNIA 

3.2 M

$8 B

$2,369

COLORADO

365 K

$793 M

$2,170

CONNECTICUT

226 K

$490 M

$2,167

DELAWARE

75 K

$176 M

$2,330

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

55 K

$128 M

$2,329

FLORIDA

2.2 M

$5.3 B

$2,465

GEORGIA

1.1 M

$3  B

$2,722

HAWAII

111 K

$243 M

$2,185

IDAHO

136 K

$312 M

$2,294

ILLINOIS

1 M

$3  B

$2,469

INDIANA

561 K

$1.3 B

$2,381

IOWA

212 K

$471 M

$2,222

KANSAS

216 K

$504 M

$2,332

KENTUCKY

413 K

$979 M

$2,373

LOUISIANA

520 K

$1.4 B

$2,774

MAINE

104 K

$214 M

$2,050

MARYLAND

432 K

$1 B

$2,313

MASSACHUSETTS

416 K

$860 M

$2,066

MICHIGAN

824 K

$2 B

$2,431

MINNESOTA

349 K

$751 M

$2,152

MISSISSIPPI

392 K

$1.1 B

$2,850

MISSOURI

523 K

$1.3 B

$2,390

MONTANA

81 K

$170 M

$2,098

NEBRASKA

137 K

$316 M

$2,307

NEVADA

253 K

$611 M

$2,420

NEW HAMPSHIRE

80 K

$155 M

$1,942

NEW JERSEY

616 K

$1.4 B

$2,301

NEW MEXICO

215 K

$522 M

$2,425

NEW YORK

1.8 M

$4.2 B

$2,324

NORTH CAROLINA

953 K

$2.4 B

$2,469

NORTH DAKOTA

43 K

$90 M

$2,078

OHIO

970 K

$2.3 B

$2,389

OKLAHOMA

339 K

$840 M

$2,476

OREGON

288 K

$603 M

$2,092

PENNSYLVANIA

951 K

$2.1 B

$2,215

RHODE ISLAND

86 K

$195 M

$2,262

SOUTH CAROLINA

503 K

$1.3 B

$2,523

SOUTH DAKOTA

64 K

$139 M

$2,187

TENNESSEE

663 K

$1.7 B

$2,514

TEXAS

2.7 M

$7.1 B

$2,670

UTAH

199 K

$462 M

$2,323

VERMONT

46 K

$87 M

$1,903

VIRGINIA

627 K

$1.4 B

$2,295

WASHINGTON

455 K

$977 M

$2,149

WEST VIRGINIA

159 K

$355 M

$2,230

WISCONSIN

394 K

$864 M

$2,194

WYOMING

37 K

$76 M

$2,079

INTERNATIONAL 23 K $50 M $2,210

Source - Calendar Year Report, December 2015.

 

Prior Year Statistics