2018 Utah Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in Utah paid $11,855 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $2,555 less than the national average. See where that money went.

Utah
Health $3,511.65
* Includes $1,525.51 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,347.00 for Medicare
* Includes $130.19 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $67.75 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,843.18
* Includes $1,426.89 for Military Contractors
* Includes $571.65 for Military Personnel
* Includes $188.82 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $83.63 for Boeing
* Includes $82.00 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,870.39
Unemployment and Labor $830.87
* Includes $229.87 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $64.35 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $13.43 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $697.61
* Includes $331.99 for Income Support
* Includes $295.55 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $469.74
* Includes $268.50 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $89.49 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $440.47
* Includes $83.45 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $63.72 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $26.83 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $406.00
* Includes $101.93 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $26.95 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $24.61 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $8.05 for Public Housing
Education $265.41
* Includes $180.01 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $83.52 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $154.45
* Includes $30.85 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $18.42 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $6.75 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $150.86
* Includes $100.87 for State Department
* Includes $42.05 for Foreign Aid
Science $123.56
* Includes $74.90 for NASA
* Includes $27.83 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $90.82
* Includes $39.18 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $20.12 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $11,855
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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