2018 Georgia Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Georgia paid $12,796 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $1,615 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Georgia
Health $3,790.39
* Includes $1,646.60 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,454.00 for Medicare
* Includes $140.53 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $73.12 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $3,068.86
* Includes $1,540.15 for Military Contractors
* Includes $617.02 for Military Personnel
* Includes $203.81 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $90.26 for Boeing
* Includes $88.51 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $2,018.86
Unemployment and Labor $896.82
* Includes $248.12 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $69.46 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $14.49 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $752.98
* Includes $358.34 for Income Support
* Includes $319.01 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $507.02
* Includes $289.81 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $96.59 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $475.43
* Includes $90.07 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $68.78 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $28.96 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $438.23
* Includes $110.02 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $29.09 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $26.56 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $8.69 for Public Housing
Education $286.48
* Includes $194.30 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $90.15 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $166.70
* Includes $33.30 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $19.88 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $7.28 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $162.84
* Includes $108.88 for State Department
* Includes $45.39 for Foreign Aid
Science $133.36
* Includes $80.85 for NASA
* Includes $30.04 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $98.03
* Includes $42.29 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $21.71 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $12,796
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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