2016 Florida Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Florida paid $14,750 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $699 more than the national average. See where that money went.

Florida
Health $4,293.47
* Includes $1,821.98 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,682.31 for Medicare
* Includes $71.57 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $3,453.69
* Includes $733.18 for Military Personnel
* Includes $178.68 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $95.32 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,951.09
Unemployment and Labor $1,104.56
* Includes $81.33 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $32.48 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $878.19
* Includes $398.12 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $344.22 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $662.07
* Includes $386.41 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $46.08 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $621.95
* Includes $65.85 for Border Protection
* Includes $34.56 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $27.19 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $473.50
* Includes $24.51 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $10.47 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $417.49
* Includes $145.00 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $114.38 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.75 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $306.63
* Includes $54.51 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $11.23 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $235.46
* Includes $39.33 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $10.53 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $199.06
* Includes $149.19 for Department of State
* Includes $29.75 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $152.83
* Includes $92.20 for NASA
* Includes $34.01 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $14,750
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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