2018 Minnesota Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Minnesota paid $13,543 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $868 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Minnesota
Health $4,011.66
* Includes $1,742.72 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,539.94 for Medicare
* Includes $148.73 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $77.39 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $3,248.02
* Includes $1,630.06 for Military Contractors
* Includes $653.04 for Military Personnel
* Includes $215.71 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $95.53 for Boeing
* Includes $93.68 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $2,136.71
Unemployment and Labor $949.17
* Includes $262.60 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $73.51 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $15.34 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $796.94
* Includes $379.26 for Income Support
* Includes $337.63 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $536.62
* Includes $306.73 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $102.23 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $503.18
* Includes $95.33 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $72.80 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $30.65 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $463.81
* Includes $116.44 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $30.78 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $28.11 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $9.20 for Public Housing
Education $303.20
* Includes $205.64 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $95.41 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $176.44
* Includes $35.24 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $21.04 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $7.71 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $172.34
* Includes $115.23 for State Department
* Includes $48.04 for Foreign Aid
Science $141.15
* Includes $85.57 for NASA
* Includes $31.79 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $103.75
* Includes $44.76 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $22.98 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $13,543
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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