2014 North Carolina Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in North Carolina paid $10,103 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,889 less than the national average. See where that money went.

North Carolina
Military $2,725.64
* Includes $590.32 for Military Personnel
* Includes $69.04 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,675.70
* Includes $1,195.01 for Medicaid
* Includes $36.92 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,546.30
Unemployment and Labor $851.90
* Includes $64.48 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $23.49 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $588.04
* Includes $255.10 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $229.60 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $500.36
* Includes $302.20 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $32.86 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $342.56
* Includes $47.46 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $26.77 for Federal Prison System
Education $255.52
* Includes $131.51 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $49.97 for Special Education
Transportation $188.36
* Includes $21.37 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $11.40 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $158.37
* Includes $11.31 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.17 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $151.91
* Includes $33.15 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $32.86 for Global Health Programs
Science $113.20
* Includes $65.64 for NASA
* Includes $27.70 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.15

TOTAL $10,103
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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