2014 Maryland Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Maryland paid $13,649 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $657 more than the national average. See where that money went.

Maryland
Military $3,682.30
* Includes $797.51 for Military Personnel
* Includes $93.27 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $3,614.83
* Includes $1,614.44 for Medicaid
* Includes $49.88 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $2,089.02
Unemployment and Labor $1,150.90
* Includes $87.11 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $31.73 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $794.44
* Includes $344.63 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $310.19 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $675.98
* Includes $408.26 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $44.40 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $462.79
* Includes $64.12 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $36.17 for Federal Prison System
Education $345.20
* Includes $177.66 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $67.50 for Special Education
Transportation $254.47
* Includes $28.86 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $15.40 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $213.95
* Includes $15.28 for National Park Service
* Includes $11.04 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $205.23
* Includes $44.78 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $44.40 for Global Health Programs
Science $152.93
* Includes $88.68 for NASA
* Includes $37.42 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $6.95

TOTAL $13,649
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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