2014 Wisconsin Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Wisconsin paid $10,184 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $2,808 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Wisconsin
Military $2,747.50
* Includes $595.05 for Military Personnel
* Includes $69.59 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $2,697.15
* Includes $1,204.59 for Medicaid
* Includes $37.22 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $1,558.70
Unemployment and Labor $858.73
* Includes $64.99 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $23.67 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $592.76
* Includes $257.14 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $231.44 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $504.37
* Includes $304.62 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $33.13 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $345.30
* Includes $47.84 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $26.99 for Federal Prison System
Education $257.57
* Includes $132.56 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $50.37 for Special Education
Transportation $189.87
* Includes $21.54 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $11.49 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $159.64
* Includes $11.40 for National Park Service
* Includes $8.24 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $153.13
* Includes $33.41 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $33.13 for Global Health Programs
Science $114.11
* Includes $66.16 for NASA
* Includes $27.92 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $5.19

TOTAL $10,184
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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