Ontario tax brackets and rates

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

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Ontario tax brackets and rates 2019

In 2019 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 2.2%.

Basic personal amount for 2019 is $10,582.

Taxable income Rate
from $0 to $43,906 5.05%
from $43,907 to $87,813 9.15%
from $87,814 to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2019

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 2.2% in 2019

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,740 up to $6,067 20%
over $6,067 56% (20% + 36%)

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2018

In 2018 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 1.5%.

Basic personal amount for 2018 is $10,354.

Taxable income Rate
from $0 to $42,960 5.05%
from $42,961 to $85,923 9.15%
from $85,924 to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2018

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 1.5% in 2018

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,638 up to $5,936 20%
over $5,936 56% (20% + 36%)

The 36% surtax is in addition to the 20% surtax, for a total surtax of 56%.

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2017

In 2017 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 1.6%.

Basic personal amount for 2017 is $10,171.

Taxable income Rate
from $0 to $42,201 5.05%
from $42,202 to $84,404 9.15%
from $84,405 to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2017

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 1.6% in 2017

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,556 up to $5,831 20%
over $5,831 56% (20% + 36%)

The 36% surtax is in addition to the 20% surtax, for a total surtax of 56%.

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2016

In 2016 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 1.5%.

Basic personal amount for 2016 is $10,011.

Taxable income Rate
from $0 to $41,536 5.05%
from $41,537 to $83,075 9.15%
from $83,076 to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2016

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 1.5% in 2016

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,484 up to $5,739 20%
over $5,739 56% (20% + 36%)

The 36% surtax is in addition to the 20% surtax, for a total surtax of 56%.

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2015

In 2015 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 2%.

Basic personal amount for 2015 is $9,863.

Taxable income Rate
from 0 up to $40,922 5.05%
from $40,922 up to $81,847 9.15%
from $81,847 up to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 up to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2015

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 2% in 2015

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,418 up to $5,654 20%
over $5,654 56% (20% + 36%)

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2014

In 2014 tax brackets and Ontario personal basic amount were increased by 1%.

Basic personal amount for 2014 is $9,370.

In 2014 also were changed tax brackets in Ontario province and people with earnings between $150,000 and $220,000 have tax rate increase from 11.16% to 12.16%.

Taxable income Rate
from 0 up to $40,120 5.05%
from $40,121 up to $80,242 9.15%
from $80,243 up to $150,000 11.16%
from $150,001 up to $220,000 12.16%
over $220,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2014

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 1% in 2014

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,331 up to $5,543 20%
over $5,543 56% (20% + 36%)

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2013

In 2013 Ontario provincial government increased all tax brackets by 1.8% and tax rate for income over $509,000 was increased from 12.16% to 13.16%.

Taxable income Rate
from 0 up to $39,723 5.05%
from $39,724 up to $79,448 9.15%
from $79,449 up to $509,000 11.16%
over $509,000 13.16%

Ontario surtax rates 2013

Ontario surtax brackets also were increased by 1.8% in 2013

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,289 up to $5,489 20%
over $5,489 56%

Ontario tax brackets and rates 2012

In 2012 Ontario government introduced another income bracket for income over $500,000 and now there are four income brackets in Ontario:

Taxable income Rate
from 0 up to $39,020 5.05%
from $39,021 up to $78,043 9.15%
from $78,044 up to $500,000 11.16%
over $500,000 12.16%

Besides provincial taxes there is surtax (i.e. tax on tax) in Ontario:

Payable tax Rate
greater than $4,213 up to $5,392 20%
over $5,392 56%