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Comparisons of Total Personal Income Taxes by Province  and Territory

Canada's Top Marginal & Average Tax Rates by Province/Territory

Tax Comparisons Investment Income

Tax comparisons of eligible dividends vs non-eligible dividends vs interest

Tax comparisons of Canadian eligible dividends vs interest for seniors

Alternative minimum tax / amount of Canadian dividends with no regular taxes payable

Tax Comparisons Employment Income

These tax comparison tables show the total income taxes payable or refundable at various levels of employment income for a single person, for each province and territory.  A second table for each year shows the average tax rate (total taxes divided by total employment income).  For 2010 to present, a tax comparison is also provided for a single-income family with 2 children.

2023 Tax Comparison

2022 Tax Comparison

2021 Tax Comparison

2020 Tax Comparison

2019 Tax Comparison

2018 Tax Comparison

2017 Tax Comparison

2016 Tax Comparison

2015 Tax Comparison

2014 Tax Comparison

2013 Tax Comparison

2012 Tax Comparison

2011 Tax Comparison

The income levels in the 2011 tax comparison have been revised to match the income levels used in the 2012 tax comparison.

2010 Tax Comparison

2009 Tax Comparison

2008 Tax Comparison

Only the provinces (not territories) are included in the 2008 table. Also, federal taxes are shown separately from provincial taxes instead of being added together

BC Tax Comparison for 2000 to 2011 for a single person at different income levels

Revised: October 26, 2023


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