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Income tax calculator

How much Australian income tax should you be paying?

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This calculator can also be used as an Australian tax return calculator. For more information see assumptions and further information.

Australian income tax calculator

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Summary

Your taxable income:
Income tax payable:
Medicare levy payable:
Your income after tax & Medicare levy:
Your marginal tax rate:

This means for an annual income of you pay:

No tax on income between $1 - $18,200$0
19c for every dollar between $18,201 - 0
32.5c for every dollar between  - 0
37c for every dollar between  - $180,0000
c for every dollar over $180,0000
Income tax payable0

Disclaimers and assumptions

  • The rates are for Australian residents.
  • Your marginal tax rate does not include the Medicare levy, which is calculated separately.
  • The Medicare levy is calculated as 2% of taxable income for most taxpayers. The Medicare levy in this calculator is based on individual rates and does not take into account family income or dependent children.
  • The calculations do not include the Medicare Levy Surcharge (1%-1.5%), an additional levy on individuals and families with higher incomes who do not have private health insurance.
  • These calculations do not take into account any tax rebates or tax offsets you may be entitled to.
  • For the 2016-17 financial year, the marginal tax rate for incomes over $180,000 includes the Temporary Budget Repair Levy of 2%.
  • In most cases, your employer will deduct the income tax from your wages and pay it to the ATO.
  • 2020-2021 pre-budget reflects the tax rates prior to those announced in the Budget in October 2020.

Further information