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2020 and 2021 Tax Brackets: Find Your Federal Tax Rate Schedules

Updated for Tax Year 2021 / September 29, 2021 10:03 AM


OVERVIEW

These tax rate schedules are provided to help you estimate your 2021 federal income tax. TurboTax will apply these rates as you complete your tax return.


2019 and 2020 tax brackets

Use the tables below to find your 2019 and 2020 tax brackets.

2020 Tax Brackets and Tax Rates (for filing in 2021)

Single

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $9,875 10% of the amount over $0
$9,875 $40,125 $988 plus 12% of the amount over $9,875
$40,125 $85,525 $4,618 plus 22% of the amount over $40,125
$85,525 $163,300 $14,606 plus 24% of the amount over $85,525
$163,300 $207,350 $33,272 plus 32% of the amount over $163,300
$207,350 $518,400 $47,368 plus 35% of the amount over $207,350
$518,400 no limit $156,235 plus 37% of the amount over $518,400

Married Filing Jointly or Qualifying Widow (Widower)

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $19,750 10% of the amount over $0
$19,750 $80,250 $1,975 plus 12% of the amount over $19,750
$80,250 $171,050 $9,235 plus 22% of the amount over $80,250
$171,050 $326,600 $29,211 plus 24% of the amount over $171,050
$326,600 $414,700 $66,543 plus 32% of the amount over $326,600
$414,700 $622,050 $94,735 plus 35% of the amount over $414,700
$622,050 no limit $167,308 plus 37 % of the amount over $622,050

Married Filing Separately

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $9,875 10% of the amount over $0
$9,875 $40,126 $988 plus 12% of the amount over $9,875
$40,126 $85,525 $4,618 plus 22% of the amount over $40,126
$85,525 $163,300 $14,605 plus 24% of the amount over $85,525
$163,300 $207,350 $33,271 plus 32% of the amount over $163,300
$207,350 $311,025 $47,367 plus 35% of the amount over $207,350
$311,025 no limit $83,654 plus 37% of the amount over $311,025

Head of Household

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $14,100 10% of the amount over $0
$14,100 $53,700 $1,410 plus 12% of the amount over $14,100
$53,700 $85,500 $6,162 plus 22% of the amount over $53,700
$85,500 $163,300 $13,158 plus 24% of the amount over $85,500
$163,300 $207,350 $31,830 plus 32% of the amount over $163,300
$207,350 $518,400 $45,926 plus 35% of the amount over $207,350
$518,400 no limit $154,794 plus 37% of the amount over $518,400

2021 Tax Brackets and Tax Rates (for filing in 2022)

Single

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $9,950 10% of the amount over $0
$9,950 $40,525 $995 plus 12% of the amount over $9,950
$40,525 $86,375 $4,664 plus 22% of the amount over $40,525
$86,375 $164,925 $14,751 plus 24% of the amount over $86,375
$164,925 $209,425 $33,603 plus 32% of the amount over $164,925
$209,425 $523,600 $47,843 plus 35% of the amount over $209,425
$523,600 no limit $157,804 plus 37% of the amount over $523,600

Married Filing Jointly or Qualifying Widow (Widower)

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $19,900 10% of the amount over $0
$19,900 $81,050 $1,990 plus 12% of the amount over $19,900
$81,050 $172,750 $9,328 plus 22% of the amount over $81,050
$172,750 $329,850 $29,502 plus 24% of the amount over $172,750
$329,850 $418,850 $67,206 plus 32% of the amount over $329,850
$418,850 $628,300 $95,686 plus 35% of the amount over $418,850
$628,300 no limit $168,994 plus 37 % of the amount over $628,300

Married Filing Separately

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $9,950 10% of the amount over $0
$9,950 $40,525 $995 plus 12% of the amount over $9,950
$40,525 $86,375 $4,664 plus 22% of the amount over $40,525
$86,375 $164,925 $14,751 plus 24% of the amount over $86,375
$164,925 $209,425 $33,603 plus 32% of the amount over $164,925
$209,425 $314,150 $47,843 plus 35% of the amount over $209,425
$314,150 no limit $84,497 plus 37% of the amount over $314,150

Head of Household

If taxable income is over: but not over: the tax is:
$0 $14,200 10% of the amount over $0
$14,200 $54,200 $1,420 plus 12% of the amount over $14,200
$54,200 $86,350 $6,220 plus 22% of the amount over $54,200
$86,350 $164,900 $13,293 plus 24% of the amount over $86,350
$164,900 $209,400 $32,145 plus 32% of the amount over $164,900
$209,400 $523,600 $46,385 plus 35% of the amount over $209,400
$523,600 no limit $156,355 plus 37% of the amount over $523,600

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