Taxpayers Shell Out $151 Billion Each Year Due To Illegal Immigration, Analysis Says

The tax The burden of illegal immigration According to Anonymous, the annual federal and state budgets are approximately $150.7 billion. analysis Published Wednesday, by Federation for American Immigration Reform.

Conservative advocacy group claims it publishes the “only comprehensive examination of the financial impact of illegal immigration in the United States,” The cost of illegal immigration has increased for taxpayers by $35 billion in the last five years, according to a study. There are $32 billion worth of tax revenue from illegal immigration, which is a significant increase on the $182 trillion they generate for public expense.

“The costs of providing for millions of people who have no legal right to be in the United States continues to grow at an alarming rate,” In comments to The Daily Wire, Dan Stein, President of FAIR, said. “Most of this enormous financial burden has been inflicted on taxpayers by the open borders advocates at every level of government.”

A majority of $66.5 billion in federal expenses as a result illegal immigration are $23.1 billion in health care costs. This includes Medicaid expenses for American children born to illegal immigrants and uncompensated hospital spendings. Additionally, $25.1 billion is spent in federal justice and enforcement activities such as Customs and Border Protection and Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Through programs such as Supplemental Nutrition Aid Program and Temporary Support for the Needy Families, welfare costs total $11.6 billion.

The state’s largest spending on illegal immigrants is $73.3 billion for education and $21.8 billion for law enforcement and justice. California and Texas have the largest illegal immigration burdens on their taxpayers.

It was noted in the report that illegal immigrants are often found in the lowest tax brackets, and receive an incredibly higher payment from both federal and state programs. This is more than what they would have received for tax expenses. Many others also “work in the underground economy” “avoid paying any income tax.”

According to the Biden administration’s estimates, as many as 5.5 Million migrants crossed the border into the United States. data FAIR. The Biden administration has been criticised for its immigration policy. They claim that the lack of emphasis on border security and the increased number of resources available to migrants entering the country have exacerbated the problem.

“Not only is the Biden administration refusing to rein-in illegal immigration or remove the people who are breaking our laws, they are promulgating policies that actually encourage more of it while offering new protections and benefits to those who settle here illegally,” Stein continued. “Likewise, a growing number of states and localities create their own costly magnets for illegal aliens by declaring themselves sanctuaries and offering new benefits and services.”


Kamala Harris is the Vice President and has been named as President Joe Biden’s national border czar. She has highlighted economic instability, climate changes, food insecurity, among other issues. “root causes” That she claims will result in illegal immigration from Central America. Recently, the official announced she had raised $4.2 billion in private sector funds. invest The region.

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