2015 Maryland Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Maryland paid $13,383 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $404 more than the national average. See where that money went.

Maryland
Health $3,838.78
* Includes $1,752.40 for Medicaid
* Includes $46.26 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $3,396.32
* Includes $727.52 for Military Personnel
* Includes $93.65 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,828.38
Unemployment and Labor $1,071.60
* Includes $79.87 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $30.32 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $793.98
* Includes $349.32 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $318.32 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $616.38
* Includes $381.49 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $36.44 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $475.19
* Includes $158.27 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $112.24 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $388.62
* Includes $63.15 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $35.30 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $257.39
* Includes $49.98 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $9.51 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $213.80
* Includes $43.31 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $9.40 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $200.01
* Includes $39.77 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $34.67 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $155.12
* Includes $25.82 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $5.67 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $147.42
* Includes $88.65 for NASA
* Includes $34.06 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $13,383
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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