2014 Nebraska Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Nebraska paid $10,691 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,301 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Nebraska
Military $2,884.28
* Includes $624.68 for Military Personnel
* Includes $73.05 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,831.43
* Includes $1,264.56 for Medicaid
* Includes $39.07 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,636.29
Unemployment and Labor $901.48
* Includes $68.23 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $24.85 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $622.27
* Includes $269.94 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $242.97 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $529.48
* Includes $319.79 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $34.78 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $362.50
* Includes $50.22 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $28.33 for Federal Prison System
Education $270.39
* Includes $139.16 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $52.87 for Special Education
Transportation $199.32
* Includes $22.61 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $12.06 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $167.58
* Includes $11.97 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.65 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $160.75
* Includes $35.08 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $34.78 for Global Health Programs
Science $119.79
* Includes $69.46 for NASA
* Includes $29.31 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.44

TOTAL $10,691
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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