Individual Tax Rate Tables




RATES OF TAX FOR INDIVIDUALS

 

2021 tax year (1 March 2020 - 28 February 2021) - see changes from last year

​Taxable income (R) ​Rates of tax (R)
1 – 205 900 18% of taxable income
205 901 – 321 600 37 062 + 26% of taxable income above 205 900
321 601 – 445 100 67 144 + 31% of taxable income above 321 600
445 101 – 584 200 105 429 + 36% of taxable income above 445 100
584 201 – 744 800 155 505 + 39% of taxable income above 584 200
744 801 – 1 577 300 218 139 + 41% of taxable income above 744 800
1 577 301 and above 559 464 + 45% of taxable income above 1 577 300


2020 tax year (1 March 2019 - 29 February 2020) -
no changes from last year

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 – 195 850 18% of taxable income
195 851 – 305 850 35 253 + 26% of taxable income above 195 850
305 851 – 423 300 63 853 + 31% of taxable income above 305 850
423 301 – 555 600 100 263 + 36% of taxable income above 423 300
555 601 – 708 310 147 891 + 39% of taxable income above 555 600
708 311 – 1 500 000 207 448 + 41% of taxable income above 708 310
1 500 001 and above 532 041 + 45% of taxable income above 1 500 000



2019 tax year (1 March 2018 - 28 February 2019) - 
see changes from last year

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 – 195 850 18% of taxable income
195 851 – 305 850 35 253 + 26% of taxable income above 195 850
305 851 – 423 300 63 853 + 31% of taxable income above 305 850
423 301 – 555 600 100 263 + 36% of taxable income above 423 300
555 601 – 708 310 147 891 + 39% of taxable income above 555 600
708 311 – 1 500 000 207 448 + 41% of taxable income above 708 310
1 500 001 and above 532 041 + 45% of taxable income above 1 500 000
 
2018 tax year (1 March 2017 - 28 February 2018)
 
Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 – 189 880 18% of taxable income
189 881 – 296 540 34 178 + 26% of taxable income above 189 880
296 541 – 410 460 61 910 + 31% of taxable income above 296 540
410 461 – 555 600 97 225 + 36% of taxable income above 410 460
555 601 – 708 310 149 475 + 39% of taxable income above 555 600
708 311 – 1 500 000 209 032 + 41% of taxable income above 708 310
1 500 001 and above 533 625 + 45% of taxable income above 1 500 000

 

2017 tax year (1 March 2016 - 28 February 2017)

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 – 188 000 18% of taxable income
188 001 – 293 600 33 840 + 26% of taxable income above 188 000
293 601 – 406 400 61 296 + 31% of taxable income above 293 600
406 401 – 550 100 96 264 + 36% of taxable income above 406 400
550 101 – 701 300 147 996 + 39% of taxable income above 550 100
701 301 and above 206 964 + 41% of taxable income above 701 300

 

2016 tax year (1 March 2015 - 29 February 2016)

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 - 181 900 18% of each R1
181 901 - 284 100 32 742 + 26% of the amount above 181 900
284 101 - 393 200 59 314 + 31% of the amount above 284 100
393 201 - 550 100 93 135 + 36% of the amount above 393 200
550 101 - 701 300 149 619 + 39% of the amount above 550 100
701 301 and above 208 587 + 41% of the amount above 701 300

 

2015 tax year (1 March 2014 - 28 February 2015)

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 - 174 550 18% of each R1
174 551 - 272 700 31 419 + 25% of the amount above 174 550
272 701 - 377 450 55 957 +30% of the amount above 272 700
377 451 - 528 000 87 382 + 35% of the amount above 377 450
528 001 - 673 100 140 074 +38% of the amount above 528 000
673 101 and above 195 212 + 40% of the amount above 673 100
  

2014 tax year (1 March 2013 - 28 February 2014)

Taxable income (R) Rates of tax (R)
0 - 165 600 18% of each R1
165 601 - 258 750 29 808 + 25% of the amount above 165 600
258 751 - 358 110 53 096 + 30% of the amount above 258 750
358 111 - 500 940 82 904 + 35% of the amount above 358 110
500 941 - 638 600 132 894 +38% of the amount above 500 940
638 601 and above 185 205 + 40% of the amount above 638 600
  

 

Tax Rebates

Tax Rebate   Tax Year
  2021 2020

2019

2018 2017
Primary R14 958 R14 220 R14 067 R13 635 R13 500
Secondary (65 and older) R8 199 R7 794 R7 713 R7 479 R7 407
Tertiary (75 and older) R2 736 R2 601 R2 574 R2 493 R2 466

 

Tax Thresholds

  Tax Year

Person                              

2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Under 65 R83 100 R79 000 R78 150 R75 750 R75 000
65 an older R128 650 R122 300 R121 000 R117 300 R116 150
75 and older R143 850 R136 750 R135 300 R131 150 R129 850

 



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