Federal employees owe $3 billion in 2008 taxes

The Internal Revenue Service released a listing of the tax habits among current and former federal workers.

Dept/Agency/Category Taxpayer Count Balance Owed Population as of 9/30/08 Delinquency Rate
Executive Departments
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 2,166 $17,112,836 104,837 2.07%
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE 5,776 $47,004,271 177,920 3.25%
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY 10,787 $81,526,663 286,639 3.76%
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 1,278 $14,954,710 42,661 3.00%
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 4,259 $34,505,000 134,973 3.16%
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 156 $1,695,008 4,335 3.60%
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 325 $5,518,527 15,448 2.10%
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SVCS 2,924 $33,959,222 75,655 3.86%
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY 4,534 $35,469,156 176,627 2.57%
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEV 396 $4,759,940 9,781 4.05%
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR 1,692 $14,941,008 73,891 2.29%
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE 1,941 $13,359,855 108,340 1.79%
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR 447 $7,321,026 15,373 2.91%
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY 6,698 $61,126,040 222,692 3.01%
DEPARTMENT OF STATE 357 $2,786,989 11,386 3.14%
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 1,257 $22,477,172 55,388 2.27%
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY 1,151 $6,987,629 116,989 0.98%
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS 10,915 $131,297,657 278,926 3.91%
Independent Agencies and Other Offices
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE US COURTS 745 $9,549,207 33,271 2.24%
ADVISORY CNCL ON HISTORIC PRESERVATN 5 $37,948 54 9.26%
AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION X X 49 X
ARMED FORCES RETIREMENT HOME 11 $149,607 280 3.93%
BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS 72 $473,010 1,764 4.08%
CMTE FOR PURCH FRM PEPL BLIND OR SEV DIS X X 30 X
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMM 13 $172,985 486 2.67%
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION 12 $157,460 435 2.76%
CORP FOR NATL AND CMNTY SERVICE 20 $101,403 566 3.53%
COURT SERVICES AND OFFENDER SUPERV A 62 $459,058 1,186 5.23%
DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BD 0 $- 93 0.00%
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 527 $5,826,833 18,247 2.89%
EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT 50 $812,917 1,706 2.93%
EXPORT IMPORT BANK OF THE US 14 $294,893 361 3.88%
FARM CREDIT ADMINISTRATION 5 $19,664 263 1.90%
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 50 $544,917 1,822 2.74%
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORP 108 $1,097,573 4,939 2.19%
FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION 15 $159,062 367 4.09%
FEDERAL HOUSING FINANCE BOARD X X 137 X
FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY 9 $76,204 125 7.20%
FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION 3 $29,663 119 2.52%
FEDERAL MEDIATION AND CONCILIATION SVC 4 $345 250 1.60%
FED MINE SAFETY & HEALTH REVIEW COMM 3 $9,825 44 6.82%
FEDERAL RESERVE SYS BD OF GOVERNORS 81 $1,065,648 1,873 4.32%
FED RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BD 4 $27,123 75 5.33%
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION 22 $199,054 1,122 1.96%
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION 388 $4,451,533 11,958 3.24%
GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE 83 $863,137 3,119 2.66%
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 150 $2,166,939 2,383 6.29%
INST OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SERVICES X X 95 X
INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION X X 41 X
INTL BNDRY & WATER COMM: US & MEXICO 9 $10,840 246 3.66%
MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION X X 48 X
MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD 6 $61,592 214 2.80%
MILLENIUM CHALLENGE CORPORATION 9 $21,582 302 2.98%
MORRIS K UDALL SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION X X 45 X
NATL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMIN 325 $4,283,839 18,562 1.75%
NATL ARCHIVES AND REC ADMIN 93 $497,419 3,139 2.96%
NATL CAPITAL PLANNING COMMISSION 5 $26,947 48 10.42%
NATL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATION 15 $57,759 946 1.59%
NATL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS 4 $119,021 177 2.26%
NATL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES 5 $165,794 182 2.75%
NATL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD 57 $566,154 1,643 3.47%
NATL MEDIATION BOARD 0 $- 48 0.00%
NATL SCIENCE FOUNDATION 57 $449,892 1,410 4.04%
NATL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD 12 $37,079 402 2.99%
OCCUP SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMM X X 55 X
OFFICE OF NAVAJO AND HOPI INDIAN 0 $- 45 0.00%
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT 163 $2,412,123 5,855 2.78%
OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORP 3 $146,263 205 1.46%
PEACE CORPS 35 $88,384 826 4.24%
PENSION BENEFIT GUARANTY CORP 46 $366,100 893 5.15%
PRESIDIO TRUST 7 $702,588 334 2.10%
RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD 32 $503,392 965 3.32%
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMM 93 $979,932 3,631 2.56%
SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM 5 $70,942 181 2.76%
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 237 $1,899,971 4,829 4.91%
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION 254 $2,230,732 4,951 5.13%
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION 1,913 $16,426,239 63,990 2.99%
TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY 277 $5,943,936 11,688 2.37%
US AGENCY FOR INTL DEVELOPMENT 103 $1,202,766 2,550 4.04%
US CHEM SAFETY AND HAZARD INVESTIGATN BD X X 36 X
US COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS 4 $18,507 56 7.14%
US ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION 4 $33,272 47 8.51%
US EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPRTNTY COMM 94 $639,643 2,205 4.26%
US HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL MUSEUM 8 $57,922 193 4.15%
US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 447 $5,809,631 10,711 4.17%
US INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION 8 $37,847 376 2.13%
US NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMM 68 $623,368 4,080 1.67%
US OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ETHICS X X 77 X
US OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL 9 $17,627 104 8.65%
US POSTAL SERVICE 28,913 $297,933,756 732,113 3.95%
US SENATE 231 $2,469,026 7,235 3.19%
US TAX COURT 3 $39,752 210 1.43%
US-CHINA ECON SEC REVIEW COMM X X 28 X
VALLES CALDERA TRUST X X 46 X
OTHER2 4,123 $49,529,415
Total Civilians:3 97,200 $962,100,000 2,890,400
Military
ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY 27,111 $102,474,672 1,444,108 1.88%
MILITARY RESERVES/GUARDS 29,069 $198,541,636 1,288,239 2.26%
Retirees
CIVILIAN RETIRED 41,013 $435,579,961 1,873,372 2.19%
MILITARY RETIRED 81,905 $1,343,538,055 2,161,566 3.79%
Grand Total: 276,300 $3,042,200,000 9,657,000


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