Alabama Tax Rates

Resident of Alabama has to pay personal income tax on its earnings at the rate given below . Always check the source

2019 Alabama state Individual income tax rates?

The state of Alabama allows basic personal exemption as under:

  • Single and Married Filing Separately filing statuses = $1,500
  • Married Filing Jointly and Head of Family filing statuses= $3,000

Tax rates

For single persons, heads of families, and married persons filing separate returns:

  • 2% First $500 of taxable income
  • 4% Next $2,500 of taxable income
  • 5% All taxable income over $3,000

For married persons filing a joint return:

  • 2%    First $1,000 of taxable income
  • 4%    Next $5,000 of taxable income
  • 5%    All taxable income over $6,000

Alabama Local Income Tax Rates

Residents and nonresident of following four local jurisdiction within the state of Alabama pay a flat city income tax as per rates given below in addition to the Alabama income tax and the Federal income tax.

JurisdictionResidentNonresident
Bessemer1.00%1.00%
Birmingham1.00%1.00%
Gadsden2.00%2.00%
Macon County1.00%1.00%