2015 Arizona Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Arizona paid $10,653 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $2,325 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Arizona
Health $3,055.71
* Includes $1,394.92 for Medicaid
* Includes $36.82 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,703.51
* Includes $579.11 for Military Personnel
* Includes $74.55 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,455.41
Unemployment and Labor $853.00
* Includes $63.58 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $24.14 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $632.02
* Includes $278.07 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $253.39 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $490.64
* Includes $303.67 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $29.01 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $378.25
* Includes $125.99 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $89.34 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $309.35
* Includes $50.27 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $28.10 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $204.89
* Includes $39.78 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $7.57 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $170.18
* Includes $34.48 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $7.49 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $159.21
* Includes $31.66 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $27.60 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $123.48
* Includes $20.55 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $4.51 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $117.35
* Includes $70.56 for NASA
* Includes $27.11 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $10,653
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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