# SOLUTION: Last year, Conner paid 15% of his earnings in federal taxes. He paid \$3000. Jose also paid 15% of his earnings in federal taxes, but he paid \$3600. How much more did Jose earn than

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 Question 552719: Last year, Conner paid 15% of his earnings in federal taxes. He paid \$3000. Jose also paid 15% of his earnings in federal taxes, but he paid \$3600. How much more did Jose earn than Conner?Answer by rfer(12644)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Conner 3000/0.15=\$20,000 -------------- Jose 3600/0.15=\$24,000