2014 Vermont Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Vermont paid $9,066 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $3,926 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Vermont
Military $2,445.88
* Includes $529.73 for Military Personnel
* Includes $61.95 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,401.06
* Includes $1,072.35 for Medicaid
* Includes $33.13 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,387.58
Unemployment and Labor $764.46
* Includes $57.86 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $21.08 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $527.69
* Includes $228.91 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $206.04 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $449.00
* Includes $271.18 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $29.49 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $307.40
* Includes $42.59 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $24.02 for Federal Prison System
Education $229.29
* Includes $118.01 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $44.84 for Special Education
Transportation $169.02
* Includes $19.17 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $10.23 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $142.11
* Includes $10.15 for National Park Service
* Includes $7.33 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $136.32
* Includes $29.74 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $29.49 for Global Health Programs
Science $101.58
* Includes $58.90 for NASA
* Includes $24.86 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $4.62

TOTAL $9,066
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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