2018–2019 Tax Brackets

2019 Whole Ball Of Tax

Married Filing Jointly (& Surviving Spouse)

2018 Taxable Income Tax Rate 2019 Taxable Income Tax Rate
Not over 19,050 10% Not over 19,400 10%
$19,051 - $77,400 12% $19,401 - $78,950 12%
$77,401 - $165,000 22% $78,951 - $168,400 22%
$165,001 - $315,000 24% $168,401 - $321,450 24%
$315,001 - $400,000 32% $321,451 - $408,200 32%
$400,001 - $600,000 35% $408,201 - $612,350 35%
Over $600,000 37% Over $612,350 37%


Married Filing Separately

2018 Taxable Income Tax Rate 2019 Taxable Income Tax Rate
Not over $9,525 10% Not over $9,700 10%
$9,526 - $38,700 12% $9,701 - $39,475 12%
$38,701 - $82,500 22% $39,476 - $84,200 22%
$82,501 - $157,500 24% $84,201 - $160,725 24%
$157,501 - $200,000 32% $160,726 - $204,100 32%
$200,001 - $300,000 35% $204,101 - $306,175 35%
Over $300,000 37% Over $306,175 37%


Single Filers

2018 Taxable Income Tax Rate 2019 Taxable Income Tax Rate
Not over $9,525 10% Not over $9,700 10%
$9,526 - $38,700 12% $9,701 - $39,475 12%
$38,701 - $82,500 22% $39,476 - $84,200 22%
$82,501 - $157,500 24% $84,201 - $160,725 24%
$157,501 - $200,000 32% $160,726 - $204,100 32%
$200,001 - $500,000 35% $204,101 - $510,300 35%
Over $500,000 37% Over $510,300 37%


Head of Household

2018 Taxable Income Tax Rate 2019 Taxable Income Tax Rate
Not over $13,600 10% Not over $13,850 10%
$13,601 - $51,800 12% $13,851 - $52,850 12%
$51,801 - $82,500 22% $52,851 - $84,200 22%
$82,501 - $157,500 24% $84,201 - $160,700 24%
$157,501 - $200,000 32% $160,701 - $204,100 32%
$200,001 - $500,000 35% $204,101 - $510,300 35%
Over $500,000 37% Over $510,300 37%


Standard Deduction Amounts

Filing Status 2018 2019 Increase
Married Filing Jointly (& Surviving Spouse) $24,000 $24,400 $400
Married Filing Separately $12,000 $12,200 $200
Single $12,000 $12,200 $200
Head of Household $18,000 $18,350 $350


Standard Deduction for Dependents (“Kiddie” Standard Deduction)

2018 2019 Increase
$1,050 $1,100 $50


Annual Gift Tax Exemption

2018 2019 Increase
$15,000 $15,000 $0

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