2014 Georgia Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Georgia paid $11,313 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $1,678 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Georgia
Military $3,052.08
* Includes $661.02 for Military Personnel
* Includes $77.30 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,996.16
* Includes $1,338.13 for Medicaid
* Includes $41.34 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,731.49
Unemployment and Labor $953.93
* Includes $72.20 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $26.30 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $658.47
* Includes $285.65 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $257.10 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $560.29
* Includes $338.39 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $36.80 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $383.59
* Includes $53.14 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $29.98 for Federal Prison System
Education $286.12
* Includes $147.26 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $55.95 for Special Education
Transportation $210.92
* Includes $23.92 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $12.76 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $177.33
* Includes $12.67 for National Park Service
* Includes $9.15 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $170.10
* Includes $37.12 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $36.80 for Global Health Programs
Science $126.75
* Includes $73.50 for NASA
* Includes $31.02 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.76

TOTAL $11,313
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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