2018 Delaware Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Delaware paid $11,875 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $2,535 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Delaware
Health $3,517.57
* Includes $1,528.08 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,350.27 for Medicare
* Includes $130.41 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $67.86 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,847.98
* Includes $1,429.30 for Military Contractors
* Includes $572.61 for Military Personnel
* Includes $189.14 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $83.77 for Boeing
* Includes $82.14 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,873.55
Unemployment and Labor $832.27
* Includes $230.26 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $64.46 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $13.45 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $698.79
* Includes $332.55 for Income Support
* Includes $296.05 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $470.53
* Includes $268.95 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $89.64 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $441.21
* Includes $83.59 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $63.83 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $26.88 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $406.69
* Includes $102.10 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $26.99 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $24.65 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $8.07 for Public Housing
Education $265.86
* Includes $180.32 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $83.66 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $154.71
* Includes $30.90 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $18.45 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $6.76 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $151.12
* Includes $101.04 for State Department
* Includes $42.13 for Foreign Aid
Science $123.76
* Includes $75.03 for NASA
* Includes $27.88 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $90.97
* Includes $39.25 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $20.15 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $11,875
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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