Missouri is a Beneficiary State. Missouri taxpayers receive among the most amount of federal funding per dollar of federal taxes paid. Per dollar of federal tax collected in 2005, Missouri citizens received approximately $1.32 in the way of federal spending
This ranks the state 17th highest nationally and represents a slight rise from 1992 when Missouri received $1.25 per dollar of taxes in federal spending, ranking it also 17th highest nationally.
Neighboring states and the federal spending received per dollar of federal tax collected were:
Arkansas ($1.41) placed 14th
Illinois ($.75) placed 45th
Iowa ($1.10) placed 24th
Kansas ($1.12) placed 2nd
Kentucky ($1.51) placed 9th
Nebraska ($1.10) placed 25th
Oklahoma ($1.36) placed 15th
Tennessee ($1.27) placed 19th
The following is a breakdown of taxes for residents of the City of Moberly.