2014 Wyoming Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Wyoming paid $17,485 in federal income taxes in 2014. That's $4,492 more than the national average. See where that money went.

Wyoming
Military $4,717.20
* Includes $1,021.65 for Military Personnel
* Includes $119.48 for Nuclear Weapons
Health $4,630.77
* Includes $2,068.17 for Medicaid
* Includes $63.90 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Interest on Debt $2,676.14
Unemployment and Labor $1,474.36
* Includes $111.59 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $40.65 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $1,017.71
* Includes $441.49 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $397.37 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $865.96
* Includes $523.01 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $56.88 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $592.86
* Includes $82.14 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $46.33 for Federal Prison System
Education $442.22
* Includes $227.60 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $86.47 for Special Education
Transportation $325.99
* Includes $36.98 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $19.72 for Federal Aviation Administration
Energy and Environment $274.08
* Includes $19.58 for National Park Service
* Includes $14.14 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $262.91
* Includes $57.37 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $56.88 for Global Health Programs
Science $195.91
* Includes $113.60 for NASA
* Includes $47.94 for National Science Foundation
Housing and Community $8.90

TOTAL $17,485
US AVERAGE $12,992

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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