# How Much Is The State Income Tax In California??

Overview of California taxes.

California’s state income tax rates range from 1 percent to 12.3 percent.

The Golden State also assesses a 1 percent surcharge on taxable incomes of \$1 million or more.

More on California taxes can be found below.

7.25%

### Is California the highest taxed state?

The report quotes a study noting that 138 high income Californians left the state. California’s Proposition 55 extended until 2030 the “temporary” 13.3% tax rate on California’s high-income earners, the highest tax rate in the nation.

## Does California have state income tax?

California State Income Tax. The state also has some of the highest income tax rates in the country. California has 10 personal income tax rates ranging from 0 to 13.3 percent as of 2018. Income taxes are levied on both residents’ incomes and income earned in the state by non-residents.

### What is California income tax rate for 2018?

Taxes Under the 2018 Tax Reform. Your marginal federal income tax rate changed from 25.00% to 24.00%. Your effective federal income tax rate changed from 18.19% to 15.51%.

### Does CA tax Social Security?

No. Social Security retirement benefits are not taxed at the state level in California. Keep in mind, however, that if you have income from sources besides Social Security, you may need to pay federal taxes on your Social Security income.

## How do I calculate California sales tax?

Steps

• Multiply the cost of an item or service by the sales tax in order to find out the total cost. The equation looks like this: Item or service cost x sales tax (in decimal form) = total sales tax.
• Once you’ve calculated sales tax, make sure to add it to the original cost to get the total cost.

### What is the current CA sales tax?

9.5%

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