This page shows Tax-Brackets.org's archived Federal tax brackets for tax year 1947. This means that these brackets applied to all income earned in 1947, and the tax return that uses these tax rates was due in April 1948.
Federal income tax rates were last changed three years prior to 1947 for tax year 1944, and the tax brackets were previously changed in 1940.
Tax-Brackets.org also maintains an archive of important Federal income tax exemption amounts, including the Federal Standard Deduction, the Federal Personal Exemption, and the Federal Dependent Deduction. The values of these deductions for tax year 1947 are as follows:
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Tax Data Sources:
The Federal tax brackets on this page sourced from the Federal Department of Revenue for 1948. Please contact us if any of our Federal tax data is incorrect or out of date.