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California Income Tax Table California Income Tax Brackets (Tax Year 2016)

Tax Year 2016 / Filed April 2017

California - 2017 Single Tax Brackets
Tax Bracket Tax Rate
$0.00+ 1%
$8,223.00+ 2%
$19,495.00+ 4%
$30,769.00+ 6%
$42,711.00+ 8%
$53,980.00+ 9.3%
$275,738.00+ 10.3%
$330,884.00+ 11.3%
$551,473.00+ 12.3%
$1,000,000.00+ 13.3%
California - 2017 Married Filing Jointly Tax Brackets
Tax Bracket Tax Rate
$0.00+ 1%
$16,446.00+ 2%
$38,990.00+ 4%
$61,538.00+ 6%
$85,422.00+ 8%
$107,960.00+ 9.3%
$551,476.00+ 10.3%
$661,768.00+ 11.3%
$1,000,000.00+ 12.3%
$1,074,996.00+ 13.3%

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This page shows's archived California tax brackets for tax year 2016. This means that these brackets applied to all income earned in 2016, and the tax return that uses these tax rates was due in April 2017.

California's income tax brackets were last changed one year prior to 2017 for tax year 2016, and the tax rates were previously changed in 2013.

The latest available tax rates are for 2020, and the California income tax brackets have been changed since 2016.

2017 California Tax Deduction Amounts 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
$4,129.00 $8,258.00 $111.00 * $344.00 *

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

California Income Tax Table 2017 Sources & Citations

Disclaimer: While we do our best to keep our historical California income tax rates up to date and complete, we cannot be held liable for errors or omissions. Is info on this page missing or out-of-date? Please let us know so we can fix it!

Tax Data Sources:

  1. The California tax brackets on this page sourced from the California Department of Revenue for 2017. Please contact us if any of our California tax data is incorrect or out of date.

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