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Basic Canadian Income Tax Calculator for 2024 and Earlier Years

bulletenhanced, replaces the previous Basic Canadian Income Tax Calculator

Tip:  Great for tax practitioners and financial planners!

Click the above link to open this super-easy calculator in a new window.

bullet Enter your income from Canadian eligible and non-eligible dividends, capital gains, and other income, see taxes payable for every province and territory, as well as your marginal tax rate for Canadian eligible and non-eligible dividends, capital gains, and other income.
bulletShows results for several years for a single person, includes the basic personal exemption and dividend tax credits.
bulletVery quickly & easily compare original and revised amounts when you change amounts or tax years.
bulletDisplays a comparison which shows the differences between the original and revised amounts for one province, or comparing different provinces.

Note:  best viewed in Chrome, Edge or Vivaldi.

See Calculators page re new Printing feature.

If you would like a more detailed calculator which will calculate most available tax credits, and will show you how much you can save by making an RRSP contribution, see our more detailed Canadian Tax & RRSP Savings Calculator, and Quebec Tax & RRSP Savings Calculator.

To see tables of marginal tax rates for each province, go to the Tax Rates page.

PLEASE NOTE:  If the calculator doesn't seem to be working for you, or looks messed up, please clear your browser cache and try again.  This usually has to be done if there has been a significant change in the format of, or number of lines in, the calculator.  In Chrome: hold down the ctrl and shift keys, then touch the delete key, select cached images and files to be cleared, set the time range (longer is better) then click clear data.  For other browsers see Refresh Your Cache for instructions.

The Basic Canadian Income Tax Calculator (select above) shows information for all provinces and territories.

You input the amount of income from

bullet employment and other income
bullet capital gains
bullet Canadian eligible dividends, and
bullet Canadian non-eligible dividends

What will it show you?

bullet shows marginal tax rates for the year selected, for
bullet capital gains
bullet eligible Canadian dividends
bullet non-eligible Canadian dividends
bullet other income
bullet displays a table of taxes payable for the chosen year and previous 5 years, for all provinces and territories

What is included in the calculations?

bullet combined federal and provincial/territorial taxes for a single person
bullet surtaxes where applicable
bullet Federal tax abatement for Quebec (16.5% reduction of federal tax)
bullet deductions cannot be entered in this calculator
bullet tax credits calculated:
bullet basic personal amount including Federal and YT add'l personal amount
bullet dividend tax credits for both eligible and non-eligible Canadian dividends
bullet Nova Scotia additional personal amount
bullet no other tax credits are calculated
bullet does NOT include:
bullet alternative minimum tax
bullet CPP and EI premiums
bullet low income tax credits
bullet Ontario health premium
bulletBC MSP (which was eliminated for 2020)
bulletNL deficit reduction levy

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Revised: November 08, 2023


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