Your 2011 Federal Taxpayer Receipt
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In his 2011 State of the Union Address, President Obama promised that, for the first time ever, American taxpayers would be able to go online and see exactly how their federal tax dollars are spent. The receipt launched that year and, now, we’ve updated the tool to reflect current spending. Check it out and learn how your tax dollars are spent on priorities like education, veterans benefits, or health care.