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The biggest tax refunds are found in **Wyoming, where residents on average received $5,027**, based on the most recent data available, which is from 2019.

- Married couples filing jointly: $25,100.
- Singles and married couples filing separately: $12,550.
- Heads of households: $18,800.

Tax refunds are a critical part of many family budgets, and some 46% of Americans plan to save their payments, according to a LendingTree survey, up from 41% in 2021. The average refund is **$3,263 through March 25**, $448 bigger than last year's $2,815.

Receiving a large refund means that **you had more tax withheld from your paychecks all year than was necessary to cover what you owe**. The IRS is simply returning the money to you without interest.

If you make $100,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed **$24,822**.

**If your tax refund is too high, you can decrease your tax withholdings to reduce the size of your refund**. The less money you have withheld, the more money you'll get in each check, and the smaller your tax refund will be.

What is the average tax refund for a single person making $60,000? A single person making $60,000 per year will also receive an average refund of **$2,593** based on the 2017 tax brackets.

If you make $20,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $2,687. That means that your net pay will be $17,313 per year, or $1,443 per month. Your average tax rate is **13.4%** and your marginal tax rate is 21.7%.

If you make $60,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $13,653. That means that your net pay will be $46,347 per year, or **$3,862 per month**. Your average tax rate is 22.8% and your marginal tax rate is 39.6%.

The IRS says **if you welcomed a new family member in 2021, you could be eligible for an extra $5,000 in your refund**. This is for people who had a baby, adopted a child, or became a legal guardian. But you must meet these criteria: You didn't receive the advanced Child Tax Credit payments for that child in 2021.

I assume you mean the refund is more than $10,000. If so, the answer is **probably Yes, the IRS will most likely convert the refund to a paper check**. The IRS doesn't officially publish the threshold, but I've seen refunds less that $10,000 converted to check. The check typically takes only about another week to ten days.

In this case, gross income of $50,000 will be reduced by a standard deduction of $6,350 and a single personal exemption of $4,050. That makes **taxable income equal to $39,600**. That's just barely enough to push the taxpayer into the 25% tax bracket, and the tax will be $5,638.50.

If you make $35,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $6,243. That means that your net pay will be $28,757 per year, or **$2,396 per month**. Your average tax rate is 17.8% and your marginal tax rate is 25.3%.

If you make $80,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $21,763. That means that your net pay will be $58,237 per year, or $4,853 per month. Your average tax rate is **27.2%** and your marginal tax rate is 41.0%.

To do this, here are some ways:

**Check the single status in box 3**. **Reduce the number of allowances you claim in box 5**. If you claim single and no allowance, your employer will withhold the maximum amount from your paycheck. If you still want to take out more money, you can write down the specific amount in box 6.

If you make $32,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $5,488. That means that your net pay will be $26,512 per year, or **$2,209 per month**. Your average tax rate is 17.2% and your marginal tax rate is 25.2%.

If you make $70,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $17,665. That means that your net pay will be $52,335 per year, or $4,361 per month. Your average tax rate is **25.2%** and your marginal tax rate is 41.0%.

If you make $24,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $3,553. That means that your net pay will be $20,447 per year, or **$1,704 per month**. Your average tax rate is 14.8% and your marginal tax rate is 21.7%.

If you make $55,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $11,676. That means that your net pay will be $43,324 per year, or **$3,610 per month**. Your average tax rate is 21.2% and your marginal tax rate is 39.6%.

If you make $15,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $1,518. That means that your net pay will be $13,483 per year, or **$1,124 per month**. Your average tax rate is 10.1% and your marginal tax rate is 33.1%.

For the 2021 filing season, which covered returns filed for the 2020 calendar year, the average federal tax refund for individuals was **$2,184**.

- Properly claim children, friends or relatives you're supporting.
- Don't take the standard deduction if you can itemize.
- Deduct charitable contributions, even if you don't itemize.
- Claim the recovery rebate if you missed a stimulus payment.

If you make $90,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, **you will be taxed $25,861**. That means that your net pay will be $64,139 per year, or $5,345 per month. Your average tax rate is 28.7% and your marginal tax rate is 41.0%.

If you make $30,000 a year living in the region of California, USA, you will be taxed $4,985. That means that your net pay will be $25,015 per year, or **$2,085 per month**. Your average tax rate is 16.6% and your marginal tax rate is 25.2%.