2016 Tax Tables: Nova Scotia

The Nova Scotia tax tables below cover the 2016 tax return year. All of the below tax amounts (tax credits and tax deductions) have been built into the Canadian Tax Return Calculator to allow you to calculate your tax return online. The Canadian Tax Return Calculator is free to use and provided as is. We welcome feedback and feature requests and do all we can to make the tax return calculator 100% accurate. If you spot an error in the Nova Scotia tax tables, please let us know.

Tax Tables
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Tax Tables [ Non Refundable Tax Credit Rates and Amounts for 2016 ]
Tax rate applied to credits8.79%
Indexation factor3na
Basic personal$8,481.00
Spousal/partner and wholly dependant person 4,5,13$8,481.00
Spousal/partner and wholly dependant person 4,5,13 Net income threshold$848.00
Dependants6,13:18 and over and infirm$2,798.00
Dependants6,13:18 and over and infirm Net income threshold$5,683.00
Child7: (max)$1,200.00
Adoption8na
Disability9$7,341.00
Disability supplement10$3,449.00
Pension9 (max)$1,173.00
Age 65 and over9,11$4,141.00
Age 65 and over9,11 Net income threshold$30,828.00
Medical expense threshold12$1,637.00
Caregiver13$4,898.00
Caregiver13 Net income threshold$13,677.00
Employment14na
Canada Pension Plan15 (max)$2,544.00
Employment Insurance15 (max)$955.00
Public transit pass costs16na
Children's fitness17 (max) and arts18$500.00
Home buyers19 (max)na
Tuition fees and interest paid on student loans20na
Education and textbook20 Full time-per month$200.00
Education and textbook20 Part time-per month$60.00
Charitable donations21 Credit rate on first $2008.79%
Charitable donations21 Credit rate on balance21%
Charitable donations Credit rate on balance for Earner over 200k from 2016 onwards33%
Combined Top Marginal Tax Rates For Individuals - Interest and Regular Income54%
Combined Top Marginal Tax Rates For Individuals - Capital Gains27%
Combined Top Marginal Tax Rates For Individuals - Eligible Dividends41.58%
Combined Top Marginal Tax Rates For Individuals - Non-eligible Dividends46.97%