2014 Montana Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Montana paid $9,401 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $3,591 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Montana
Military $2,536.25
* Includes $549.30 for Military Personnel
* Includes $64.24 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,489.78
* Includes $1,111.98 for Medicaid
* Includes $34.35 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,438.85
Unemployment and Labor $792.70
* Includes $59.00 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $21.85 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $547.18
* Includes $237.37 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $213.65 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $465.59
* Includes $281.20 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $30.58 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $318.76
* Includes $44.16 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $24.91 for Federal Prison System
Education $237.76
* Includes $122.37 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $46.49 for Special Education
Transportation $175.27
* Includes $19.88 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $10.60 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $147.36
* Includes $10.53 for National Park Service
* Includes $7.60 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $141.35
* Includes $30.84 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $30.58 for Global Health Programs
Science $105.33
* Includes $61.08 for NASA
* Includes $25.78 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $4.79

TOTAL $9,401
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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