Largest amounts of tax expenditure in the United States, by category in 2012
(in billion U.S. dollars)
Largest tax expenditure amounts in the U.S. by category in 2012
This statistic shows the largest tax expenditure amounts in the United States in 2012, by specific catagory. The largest tax expenditure in 2012 was on employer health insurance at 171 billion U.S. dollars.
Largest amounts of tax expenditure in the United States, by category in 2012
(in billion U.S. dollars)
Tax expenditure in billion U.S. dollars
Employer health insurance171
Capital gains and dividends97
401(k), IRA and self-employed pension plans93
Mortgage interest87
Accelerated depreciation76
Employer pension plans44
Deferral of tax on foreign profits42
Charitable contributions33
State and local taxes33
Municipal bond interest29
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Sources

Release date

April 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

2012

Largest tax expenditure amounts in the U.S. by category in 2012
This statistic shows the largest tax expenditure amounts in the United States in 2012, by specific catagory. The largest tax expenditure in 2012 was on employer health insurance at 171 billion U.S. dollars.
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