2015 Idaho Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Idaho paid $8,837 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $4,141 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Idaho
Health $2,534.81
* Includes $1,157.13 for Medicaid
* Includes $30.55 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,242.64
* Includes $480.39 for Military Personnel
* Includes $61.84 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,207.31
Unemployment and Labor $707.59
* Includes $52.74 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $20.02 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $524.28
* Includes $230.66 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $210.19 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $407.00
* Includes $251.90 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $24.06 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $313.77
* Includes $104.51 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $74.11 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $256.61
* Includes $41.70 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $23.31 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $169.96
* Includes $33.00 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $6.28 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $141.17
* Includes $28.60 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $6.21 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $132.07
* Includes $26.26 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $22.89 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $102.43
* Includes $17.05 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $3.74 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $97.34
* Includes $58.53 for NASA
* Includes $22.49 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $8,837
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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