British Columbia tax rates

Here is a list of historical tax rates and brackets for British Columbia province. Use British Columbia tax calculator to check how much taxes you need to pay.

Income tax rates for 2020

In 2020 BC provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 1.9%. Tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $10,949.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $41,7255.06%
from $41,726 to $83,4517.70%
from $83,452 to $95,81210.50%
from $95,813 to $116,34412.29%
from $116,345 to $157,74814.70%
from $157,749 to $220,00016.80%
over $220,00120.50%

Income tax rates for 2019

In 2019 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 2.6% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $10,682.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $40,7075.06%
from $40,708 to $81,4167.70%
from $81,417 to $93,47610.50%
from $93,477 to $113,50612.29%
from $113,507 to $153,90014.70%
over $153,90116.80%

Income tax rates for 2018

In 2018 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 1.5% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $10,412.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $39,6765.06%
from $39,677 to $79,3537.70%
from $79,354 to $91,10710.50%
from $91,108 to $110,63012.29%
from $110,631 to $150,00014.70%
over $150,00116.80%

Income tax rates for 2017

In 2017 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 1.8% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $10,208.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $38,8985.06%
from $38,899 to $77,7977.70%
from $77,798 to $89,32010.50%
from $89,321 to $108,46012.29%
over $108,46114.70%

Income tax rates for 2016

In 2016 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 0.9% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $10,027.

Taxable incomeRate
from $0 to $38,2105.06%
from $38,211 to $76,4217.70%
from $76,422 to $87,74110.50%
from $87,742 to $106,54312.29%
over $106,54414.70%

Income tax rates for 2015

In 2015 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets and base amount by 0.7% and tax rates are the same as previous year. Base amount is $9,938.

Taxable incomeRate
from 0 up to $37,8695.06%
from $37,869.01 up to $75,7407.70%
from $75,740.01 up to $86,95810.50%
from $86,958.01 up to $105,59212.29%
from $105,592.01 up to $151,05014.70%
over $151,05016.80%

Income tax rates for 2014

In 2014 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets by 0.1% and tax rates are the same as previous year, but base amount was decreased to $9,869.

New tax brackets were introduced for income over $150,000 with tax rate of 16.80%

Taxable incomeRate
from 0 up to $37,6065.06%
from $37,606.01 up to $75,2137.70%
from $75,213.01 up to $86,35410.50%
from $86,354.01 up to $104,85812.29%
from $104,858.01 up to $150,00014.70%
over $150,00016.80%

Income tax rates for 2013

In 2013 British Columbia provincial government increased all tax brackets by 1.5% and tax rates are the same as previous year, but base amount was decreased to $10,276. It means everybody earning up to $42,800 will pay more taxes for year 2013.

Taxable incomeRate
from 0 up to $37,5685.06%
from $37,568.01 up to $75,1387.70%
from $75,138.01 up to $86,26810.50%
from $86,268.01 up to $104,75412.29%
over $104,75414.70%

Income tax rates for 2012

Base amount for 2012 in British Columbia was $11,354, it is 2.4% increase from year 2011. All tax brackets also were increased by 2.4%

Taxable incomeRate
from 0 up to $37,0135.06%
from $37,013.01 up to $74,0287.70%
from $74,028.01 up to $84,99310.50%
from $84,993.01 up to $103,20512.29%
over $103,20514.70%