2014 Missouri Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Missouri paid $10,229 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,763 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Missouri
Military $2,759.64
* Includes $597.68 for Military Personnel
* Includes $69.90 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,709.07
* Includes $1,209.91 for Medicaid
* Includes $37.38 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,565.58
Unemployment and Labor $862.52
* Includes $65.28 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $23.78 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $595.38
* Includes $258.28 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $232.47 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $506.60
* Includes $305.97 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $33.27 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $346.83
* Includes $48.05 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $27.11 for Federal Prison System
Education $258.71
* Includes $133.15 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $50.59 for Special Education
Transportation $190.71
* Includes $21.63 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $11.54 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $160.34
* Includes $11.45 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.27 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $153.80
* Includes $33.56 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $33.27 for Global Health Programs
Science $114.61
* Includes $66.46 for NASA
* Includes $28.05 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.21

TOTAL $10,229
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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