2015 Nevada Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Nevada paid $12,327 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $651 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Nevada
Health $3,535.88
* Includes $1,614.12 for Medicaid
* Includes $42.61 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $3,128.33
* Includes $670.11 for Military Personnel
* Includes $86.26 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,684.11
Unemployment and Labor $987.04
* Includes $73.57 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $27.93 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $731.33
* Includes $321.76 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $293.20 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $567.74
* Includes $351.38 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $33.56 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $437.69
* Includes $145.79 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $103.38 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $357.96
* Includes $58.17 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $32.51 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $237.08
* Includes $46.03 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $8.76 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $196.93
* Includes $39.90 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $8.66 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $184.23
* Includes $36.63 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $31.94 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $142.88
* Includes $23.78 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $5.22 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $135.79
* Includes $81.65 for NASA
* Includes $31.37 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $12,327
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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