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Income Taxes on Social Security Benefits

December 2016
Table equivalent for chart: Estimated Percentage of Social Security Beneficiaries Filing Income Tax Returns and Owing Income Tax on Benefits
Year Filing tax returns Owing income tax
2010 72.0 47.1
2015 72.0 52.0
2020 71.8 55.6
2025 71.5 57.4
2030 70.6 57.9
2035 69.7 57.7
2040 69.0 57.5
2045 68.2 56.8
2050 67.5 56.2