2014 Utah Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Utah paid $10,454 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,538 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Utah
Military $2,820.34
* Includes $610.83 for Military Personnel
* Includes $71.43 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,768.66
* Includes $1,236.53 for Medicaid
* Includes $38.20 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,600.02
Unemployment and Labor $881.49
* Includes $66.72 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $24.30 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $608.47
* Includes $263.96 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $237.58 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $517.75
* Includes $312.70 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $34.01 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $354.46
* Includes $49.11 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $27.70 for Federal Prison System
Education $264.40
* Includes $136.08 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $51.70 for Special Education
Transportation $194.90
* Includes $22.11 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $11.79 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $163.87
* Includes $11.71 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.45 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $157.19
* Includes $34.30 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $34.01 for Global Health Programs
Science $117.13
* Includes $67.92 for NASA
* Includes $28.66 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.32

TOTAL $10,454
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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