Nova Scotia income tax calculator

This is income tax calculator for Nova Scotia province residents for year 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012. Current tax rates in Nova Scotia and federal tax rates are listed below.

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All numbers are rounded off to the nearest integer.

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Nova Scotia income tax rates 2016

In 2016 Nova Scotia basic personal amount, tax brackets and tax rates were the same as in year 2015. Basic personal amount is $8,481.

Taxable income Rate
0 to $29,590 8.79%
$29,590.01 to $59,180 14.95%
$59,180.01 to $93,000 16.67%
$93,000.01 to $150,000 17.50%
over $150,000 21.00%

Federal income tax rates in Canada for 2016

In 2016 Canadian federal income tax brackets and base amount were increased by ~1.3%.

Federal personal base amount is $11,474.

Taxable income Rate
0 – $45282 15.00%
$45283 – $90563 $5071.20 + 20.50% for income over $45282
$90564 – $140388 $14353.60 + 26.00% for income over $90563
$140389 – $200000 $27987.52 + 29.00% for income over $140388
over $200001 $45275.00 + 33.00% for income over $200001

Historical Nova Scotia tax brackets are listed here and historical federal tax brackets and rates can be found here.