2015 Wyoming Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Wyoming paid $15,204 in federal income taxes in 2015. That's $2,225 more than the national average. See where that money went.

Wyoming
Health $4,361.12
* Includes $1,990.84 for Medicaid
* Includes $52.55 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $3,858.45
* Includes $826.51 for Military Personnel
* Includes $106.39 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $2,077.17
Unemployment and Labor $1,217.41
* Includes $90.74 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $34.45 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $902.02
* Includes $396.86 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $361.63 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $700.25
* Includes $433.39 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $41.40 for Federal Crop Insurance
Education $539.85
* Includes $179.81 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $127.51 for Elementary and Secondary Education
Government $441.50
* Includes $71.74 for U.S. Customs and Border Protection
* Includes $40.10 for Federal Prison System
Housing and Community $292.41
* Includes $56.78 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $10.81 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $242.89
* Includes $49.21 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $10.68 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $227.23
* Includes $45.18 for Diplomatic and consular programs
* Includes $39.39 for Global Health Programs
Transportation $176.23
* Includes $29.33 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $6.44 for Federal Aviation Administration
Science $167.48
* Includes $100.71 for NASA
* Includes $38.69 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $15,204
US AVERAGE $12,978

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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