British Columbia income tax calculator

This is income tax calculator for British Columbia province residents for year 2012-2021. Current BC personal tax rates in British Columbia and federal tax rates are listed below and check .

IMPORTANT: This tax calculator is used for income tax estimation. Please use Intuit TurboTax if you want to fill your tax return and get tax rebate for previous year. It is free for simple tax returns or gives you 10% discount for more complicated tax returns.


Here is list of netfile software to file your tax return.

British Columbia provincial income tax rates 2021

In 2021 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 1% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $11,070.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $42,1845.06%
from $42,185 to $84,3697.70%
from $84,370 to $96,86610.50%
from $96,867 to $117,62312.29%
from $117,624 to $159,48314.70%
from $159,484 to $222,42016.80%
over $222,42120.50%

Federal income tax rates in Canada for 2021

In 2021 Canadian federal income tax brackets and base amount were increased by 1%.

Federal personal base amount is $13,808.

Taxable incomeRate
0 – $4902015.00%
$49,020 – $98,040$5,281.80 + 20.50% for income over $49,020
$98,040 – $151,979$15,330.90 + 26.00% for income over $98,040
$151,979 – $216,512$29,355.04 + 29.00% for income over $151,979
over $216,512$48,069.61 + 33.00% for income of $216,512 and over

Historical British Columbia tax brackets are listed here and historical federal tax brackets and rates can be found here.

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Netfile software 2020 (for tax year 2019)

Simple tax calculator published on this site can be used to calculate approximate taxes you need to pay, but you must use certified software to file your tax return to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). NETFILE is an electronic tax-filing service that allows you to send your individual income tax and ...
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Netfile software 2019

Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) published list of certified Netfile software you need to file tax return for 2018 tax year ...
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Provincial/Territorial Income Tax Rates and Brackets for 2019

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