2015 Georgia Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Georgia paid $11,421 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $1,557 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Georgia
Health $3,276.00
* Includes $1,495.49 for Medicaid
* Includes $39.48 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,898.41
* Includes $620.86 for Military Personnel
* Includes $79.92 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,560.33
Unemployment and Labor $914.50
* Includes $68.16 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $25.88 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $677.58
* Includes $298.11 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $271.65 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $526.01
* Includes $325.56 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $31.10 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $405.52
* Includes $135.07 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $95.78 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $331.65
* Includes $53.89 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $30.12 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $219.66
* Includes $42.65 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $8.12 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $182.45
* Includes $36.96 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $8.03 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $170.69
* Includes $33.94 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $29.59 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $132.38
* Includes $22.03 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $4.84 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $125.81
* Includes $75.65 for NASA
* Includes $29.07 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $11,421
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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