2016 Kansas Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Kansas paid $12,160 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $1,890 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Kansas
Health $3,539.56
* Includes $1,502.06 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,386.91 for Medicare
* Includes $59.01 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $2,847.24
* Includes $604.44 for Military Personnel
* Includes $147.31 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $78.58 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,608.49
Unemployment and Labor $910.61
* Includes $67.05 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $26.77 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $723.99
* Includes $328.21 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $283.78 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $545.81
* Includes $318.56 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $37.99 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $512.74
* Includes $54.29 for Border Protection
* Includes $28.49 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $22.42 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $390.36
* Includes $20.21 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $8.63 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $344.18
* Includes $120.36 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $94.29 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.62 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $252.79
* Includes $44.94 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $9.26 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $194.11
* Includes $32.43 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $8.68 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $164.11
* Includes $122.99 for Department of State
* Includes $24.53 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $125.99
* Includes $76.01 for NASA
* Includes $28.03 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $12,160
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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