2014 Michigan Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Michigan paid $10,801 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,191 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Michigan
Military $2,913.95
* Includes $631.10 for Military Personnel
* Includes $73.81 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,860.56
* Includes $1,277.57 for Medicaid
* Includes $39.47 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,653.13
Unemployment and Labor $910.75
* Includes $68.93 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $25.11 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $628.67
* Includes $272.72 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $245.47 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $534.93
* Includes $323.08 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $35.14 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $366.22
* Includes $50.74 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $28.62 for Federal Prison System
Education $273.17
* Includes $140.59 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $53.42 for Special Education
Transportation $201.37
* Includes $22.84 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $12.18 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $169.31
* Includes $12.09 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.73 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $162.40
* Includes $35.44 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $35.14 for Global Health Programs
Science $121.02
* Includes $70.17 for NASA
* Includes $29.61 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.50

TOTAL $10,801
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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