Tax Rate

Your tax bracket depends on your taxable income and your filing status: single, married filing jointly or qualifying widow(er), married filing separately, and head of household. Unemployment compensation is also taxable income.

2019 federal income tax brackets

TAX RATESINGLEHEAD OF HOUSEHOLDMARRIED FILING JOINTLY OR QUALIFYING WIDOWMARRIED FILING SEPARATELY
10%$0 to $9,700$0 to $13,850$0 to $19,400$0 to $9,700
12%$9,701 to $39,475$13,851 to $52,850$19,401 to $78,950$9,701 to $39,475
22%$39,476 to $84,200$52,851 to $84,200$78,951 to $168,400$39,476 to $84,200
24%$84,201 to $160,725$84,201 to $160,700$168,401 to $321,450$84,201 to $160,725
32%$160,726 to $204,100$160,701 to $204,100$321,451 to $408,200$160,726 to $204,100
35%$204,101 to $510,300$204,101 to $510,300$408,201 to $612,350$204,101 to $306,175
37%$510,301 or more$510,301 or more$612,351 or more$306,176 or more
Source: IRS
2020 federal income tax brackets
TAX RATESINGLEHEAD OF HOUSEHOLDMARRIED FILING JOINTLY OR QUALIFYING WIDOWMARRIED FILING SEPARATELY
10%$0 to $9,875$0 to $14,100$0 to $19,750$0 to $9,875
12%$9,876 to $40,125$14,101 to $53,700$19,751 to $80,250$9,876 to $40,125
22%$40,126 to $85,525$53,701 to $85,500$80,251 to $171,050$40,126 to $85,525
24%$85,526 to $163,300$85,501 to $163,300$171,051 to $326,600$85,526 to $163,300
32%$163,301 to $207,350$163,301 to $207,350$326,601 to $414,700$163,301 to $207,350
35%$207,351 to $518,400$207,351 to $518,400$414,701 to $622,050$207,351 to $311,025
37%$518,401 or more$518,401 or more$622,051 or more$311,026 or more
Source: IRS