2016 Ohio Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Ohio paid $10,250 in federal income taxes in 2016. That's $3,800 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Ohio
Health $2,983.60
* Includes $1,266.13 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,169.06 for Medicare
* Includes $49.74 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Military $2,400.02
* Includes $509.50 for Military Personnel
* Includes $124.17 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $66.24 for Nuclear Weapons
Interest on Debt $1,355.84
Unemployment and Labor $767.58
* Includes $56.52 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $22.57 for Job Training and Employment Programs
Veterans Benefits $610.27
* Includes $276.66 for Payments for disability, death, etc.
* Includes $239.20 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $460.08
* Includes $268.52 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $32.02 for Federal Crop Insurance
Government $432.20
* Includes $45.76 for Border Protection
* Includes $24.02 for Federal Prison System
* Includes $18.90 for Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Transportation $329.05
* Includes $17.04 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
* Includes $7.27 for Federal Aviation Administration
Education $290.12
* Includes $101.45 for Pell Grants, Work Study, and other Student Aid
* Includes $79.48 for Elementary and Secondary Education
* Includes $0.52 for National Endowment for the Arts
Housing and Community $213.08
* Includes $37.88 for Head Start and Related
* Includes $7.80 for Homeless Assistance Grants
Energy and Environment $163.62
* Includes $27.33 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $7.32 for Energy efficiency and renewable energy
International Affairs $138.33
* Includes $103.67 for Department of State
* Includes $20.67 for USAID (foreign aid)
Science $106.20
* Includes $64.07 for NASA
* Includes $23.63 for National Science Foundation

TOTAL $10,250
US AVERAGE $14,051

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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