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Stats of our lives: Another reason to hate the IRS

How the number of fatal car crashes jumps on tax day — and more in our collection of surprising facts and figures

6Percentage increase in fatal car crashes on tax day. Researchers say stressful deadlines lead to driver distraction.

40Hours that the typical American family of four spends on their taxes

1.1Percent of tax returns that were audited last year

Sources: TIME, USA Today