2016 Idaho Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Idaho paid $9,362 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $4,688 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Idaho
Health $2,725.11
* Includes $1,156.44 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,067.78 for Medicare
* Includes $45.43 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $2,192.10
* Includes $465.36 for Military Personnel
* Includes $113.41 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $60.50 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,238.38
Unemployment and Labor $701.08
* Includes $51.62 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $20.61 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $557.40
* Includes $252.69 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $218.48 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $420.22
* Includes $245.26 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $29.25 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $394.76
* Includes $41.80 for Border Protection
* Includes $21.94 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $17.26 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $300.54
* Includes $15.56 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $6.64 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $264.99
* Includes $92.66 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $72.60 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.48 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $194.62
* Includes $34.60 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $7.13 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $149.45
* Includes $24.97 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $6.69 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $126.35
* Includes $94.69 for Department of State
* Includes $18.88 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $97.00
* Includes $58.52 for NASA
* Includes $21.58 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $9,362
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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