State of Connecticut

Personal Income Tax Filers and Liability by Income Level,
Calendar Years 2002 and 2009
(Expressed in Thousands)
  Calendar Year 2002 Calendar Year 2009
      Personal   Personal  
  Number Percentage  Income Tax Percentage Number Percentage Income Tax Percentage
Income Level of Filers of Total Liability of Total of Filers of Total Liability of Total
$50,000 and under 810,902 58.1% $216,127,745 7.6% 806,699 54.2% $331,603,879 5.7%
$50,001 -$100,000 373,002 26.7% 765,850,088 26.8% 381,396 25.6% 1,115,293,454 19.1%
$100,001-$200,000 152,952 11.0% 746,506,146 26.1% 217,119 14.6% 1,386,232,882 23.7%
$200,001-$500,000 43,707 3.1% 452,609,898 15.8% 62,700 4.2% 880,016,698 15.1%
$500,001-$2,000,000 12,202 0.9% 330,851,853 11.6% 16,887 1.1% 750,355,759 12.8%
$2,000,000 and up 1,971 0.2% 347,553,185 12.2% 2,897 0.2% 1,378,170,739 23.6%
                 
Total 1,394,736 100.0% $2,859,498,915 100.0% 1,487,698 100.0% $5,841,673,411 100.0%

Note: The names of the ten largest tax payers are not disclosed to protect taxpayer privacy.
The categories presented are intended to provide alternative information regarding the sources of the State's tax revenue. Calendar year 2009 is the most recent year for which the data is available.
Source: Department of Revenue Services