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California Income Tax Table California Income Tax Brackets (Tax Year 2015)
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Tax Year 2015 / Filed April 2016

California - 2016 Single Tax Brackets
Tax Bracket Tax Rate
$0.00+ 1%
$8,015.00+ 2%
$19,001.00+ 4%
$29,989.00+ 6%
$41,629.00+ 8%
$52,612.00+ 9.3%
$268,750.00+ 10.3%
$322,499.00+ 11.3%
$537,498.00+ 12.3%
$1,000,000.00+ 13.3%
California - 2016 Married Filing Jointly Tax Brackets
Tax Bracket Tax Rate
$0.00+ 1%
$16,030.00+ 2%
$38,002.00+ 4%
$59,978.00+ 6%
$83,258.00+ 8%
$105,224.00+ 9.3%
$537,500.00+ 10.3%
$644,998.00+ 11.3%
$1,000,000.00+ 12.3%
$1,074,996.00+ 13.3%

This page shows Tax-Brackets.org's archived California tax brackets for tax year 2016. This means that these brackets applied to all income earned in 2015, and the tax return that uses these tax rates was due in April 2016.

California's income tax brackets were last changed one year prior to 2016 for tax year 2015, and the tax rates were previously changed in 2013.

The current tax year is 2018, and the California income tax brackets have been changed since 2016.

2016 California Tax Deduction Amounts

Tax-Brackets.org also maintains an archive of important California income tax exemption amounts, including the California Standard Deduction, the California Personal Exemption, and the California Dependent Deduction. The values of these deductions for tax year 2016 are as follows:

Standard Deduction (Single) Standard Deduction (MFJ) Personal Exemption Dependant Exemption
$4,044.00 $8,088.00 $109.00 * $337.00 *

* Note: In California, personal / dependent exemptions are treated as income tax credits rather than tax deductions.

California Income Tax Table 2016 Sources & Citations

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Tax Data Sources:

  1. The California tax brackets on this page sourced from the California Department of Revenue in 2016. Please contact us if any of our California tax data is incorrect or out of date.

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