2014 Alaska Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Alaska paid $11,753 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $1,239 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Alaska
Military $3,170.79
* Includes $686.73 for Military Personnel
* Includes $80.31 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $3,112.69
* Includes $1,390.18 for Medicaid
* Includes $42.95 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,798.84
Unemployment and Labor $991.03
* Includes $75.01 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $27.32 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $684.08
* Includes $296.76 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $267.10 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $582.08
* Includes $351.55 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $38.23 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $398.50
* Includes $55.21 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $31.14 for Federal Prison System
Education $297.25
* Includes $152.98 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $58.13 for Special Education
Transportation $219.12
* Includes $24.85 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $13.26 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $184.23
* Includes $13.16 for National Park Service
* Includes $9.50 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $176.72
* Includes $38.56 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $38.23 for Global Health Programs
Science $131.68
* Includes $76.36 for NASA
* Includes $32.22 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.99

TOTAL $11,753
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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