2018 Idaho Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Idaho paid $9,979 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $4,432 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Idaho
Health $2,955.94
* Includes $1,284.10 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,134.68 for Medicare
* Includes $109.59 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $57.03 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,393.26
* Includes $1,201.09 for Military Contractors
* Includes $481.19 for Military Personnel
* Includes $158.94 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $70.39 for Boeing
* Includes $69.03 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,574.41
Unemployment and Labor $699.39
* Includes $193.49 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $54.16 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $11.30 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $587.22
* Includes $279.46 for Income Support
* Includes $248.78 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $395.40
* Includes $226.01 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $75.33 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $370.77
* Includes $70.24 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $53.64 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $22.59 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $341.75
* Includes $85.80 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $22.68 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $20.72 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $6.78 for Public Housing
Education $223.41
* Includes $151.53 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $70.30 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $130.01
* Includes $25.97 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $15.51 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $5.68 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $126.99
* Includes $84.91 for State Department
* Includes $35.40 for Foreign Aid
Science $104.00
* Includes $63.05 for NASA
* Includes $23.42 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $76.45
* Includes $32.98 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $16.93 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $9,979
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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