It's that time of the year, the tax man comes knocking with his hand out wanting his moolah! There is some good news for residents of NoDak.According to MSNBC, there five worst states to live in where you have the best chance of getting a tax audit are ( in no specific order)

  • Nevada
  • Colorado
  • California
  • Missouri
  • Vermont

According to, the booming oil revenues and smaller population (compared to the other states in the union) keeps the taxman at bay.

In simple terms, the best state to live in that offers the least change of getting an audit from the IRS is right here in NoDak!

 "The Peace Garden State's budget surpluses from the energy boom and its small population tend to help residents keep tax auditors at bay, according to, which provides audit defense services for TurboTax users and handled and resolved more than 24,000 audits last year. ranked states on the likelihood of a tax audit based on user data from their 2013 tax returns.


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Joe Raedle / Getty Images

Don't forget, the deadline is midnight, April 15th.


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