2011 Federal Income Tax Receipt

This receipt shows how your $50,000 in federal income taxes was spent by the government in fiscal year 2011.

Military $13,500.00
* Includes $341.38 for Nuclear Weapons
Medicare and Health $10,700.00
* Includes $0.62 for Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program
Social Security, Unemployment and Labor $6,100.00
* Includes $296.41 for TANF (Welfare)
Government $2,250.00
* Includes $15.74 for Postal Service
Veterans Benefits $2,200.00
* Includes $182.75 for Education, Training, and Rehab for Veterans
Food and Agriculture $2,150.00
* Includes $1,344.48 for SNAP (Food Stamps)
Housing and Community $1,950.00
* Includes $175.98 for Disaster Relief
Education $1,250.00
* Includes $7.54 for Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Energy and Environment $950.00
* Includes $116.65 for Energy Conservation
Transportation $650.00
* Includes $5.30 for High Speed Rail
International Affairs $600.00
* Includes $5.20 for Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Science $500.00
* Includes $294.94 for Space Flight Research
Interest on Debt $7,249.00

TOTAL $50,000

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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