2015 Delaware Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Delaware paid $10,610 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $2,368 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Delaware
Health $3,043.38
* Includes $1,389.29 for Medicaid
* Includes $36.67 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,692.59
* Includes $576.77 for Military Personnel
* Includes $74.25 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,449.53
Unemployment and Labor $849.56
* Includes $63.32 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $24.04 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $629.47
* Includes $276.94 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $252.36 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $488.66
* Includes $302.44 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $28.89 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $376.73
* Includes $125.48 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $88.98 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $308.10
* Includes $50.06 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $27.98 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $204.06
* Includes $39.62 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $7.54 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $169.50
* Includes $34.34 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $7.46 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $158.57
* Includes $31.53 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $27.49 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $122.98
* Includes $20.47 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $4.49 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $116.88
* Includes $70.28 for NASA
* Includes $27.00 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $10,610
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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