2018 Missouri Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Missouri paid $11,460 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $2,950 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Missouri
Health $3,394.64
* Includes $1,474.68 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,303.08 for Medicare
* Includes $125.85 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $65.49 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,748.45
* Includes $1,379.35 for Military Contractors
* Includes $552.60 for Military Personnel
* Includes $182.53 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $80.84 for Boeing
* Includes $79.27 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,808.07
Unemployment and Labor $803.18
* Includes $222.21 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $62.20 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $12.98 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $674.37
* Includes $320.93 for Income Support
* Includes $285.70 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $454.09
* Includes $259.55 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $86.50 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $425.79
* Includes $80.67 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $61.60 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $25.94 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $392.47
* Includes $98.53 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $26.05 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $23.79 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $7.78 for Public Housing
Education $256.57
* Includes $174.01 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $80.73 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $149.30
* Includes $29.82 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $17.81 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $6.52 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $145.84
* Includes $97.51 for State Department
* Includes $40.65 for Foreign Aid
Science $119.44
* Includes $72.41 for NASA
* Includes $26.90 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $87.79
* Includes $37.88 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $19.45 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $11,460
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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