2016 Indiana Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Indiana paid $9,930 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $4,120 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Indiana
Health $2,890.45
* Includes $1,226.60 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,132.57 for Medicare
* Includes $48.18 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $2,325.09
* Includes $493.59 for Military Personnel
* Includes $120.29 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $64.17 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,313.51
Unemployment and Labor $743.61
* Includes $54.75 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $21.86 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $591.22
* Includes $268.02 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $231.74 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $445.72
* Includes $260.14 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $31.02 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $418.71
* Includes $44.33 for Border Protection
* Includes $23.27 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $18.31 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $318.77
* Includes $16.50 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $7.05 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $281.06
* Includes $98.29 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $77.00 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.51 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $206.43
* Includes $36.69 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $7.56 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $158.52
* Includes $26.48 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $7.09 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $134.01
* Includes $100.44 for Department of State
* Includes $20.03 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $102.89
* Includes $62.07 for NASA
* Includes $22.89 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $9,930
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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