2018 Rhode Island Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Rhode Island paid $12,135 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $2,275 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Rhode Island
Health $3,594.59
* Includes $1,561.54 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,379.84 for Medicare
* Includes $133.27 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $69.35 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,910.33
* Includes $1,460.59 for Military Contractors
* Includes $585.15 for Military Personnel
* Includes $193.28 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $85.60 for Boeing
* Includes $83.94 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,914.57
Unemployment and Labor $850.49
* Includes $235.30 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $65.87 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $13.74 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $714.09
* Includes $339.83 for Income Support
* Includes $302.53 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $480.83
* Includes $274.84 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $91.60 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $450.87
* Includes $85.42 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $65.23 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $27.47 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $415.59
* Includes $104.34 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $27.58 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $25.19 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $8.24 for Public Housing
Education $271.68
* Includes $184.26 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $85.49 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $158.09
* Includes $31.58 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $18.86 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $6.91 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $154.43
* Includes $103.25 for State Department
* Includes $43.05 for Foreign Aid
Science $126.47
* Includes $76.67 for NASA
* Includes $28.49 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $92.96
* Includes $40.11 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $20.59 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $12,135
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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