Detailed Government Taxes and Spending Chart

Do you wonder where our government spends money and how large each government branch is? This infographic of the 2015 United States federal budget shows a detailed breakdown of how much taxes collected and where this revenue is spent each year.

This is a visual guide showing you exactly where your taxes go and which departments receive the most funding. It also shows the change from 2014-2015 and change from 2005-2015.

Revenue is 3.337 trillion
Spending is 3.901 trillion
Budget Deficit 563 billion

Taxes Collected

Individual Income Taxes 1.534 trillion
Social Security 1.056 trillion
Corporate Income Taxes 449 billion
Miscellaneous Receipts 229 billion

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