Rhode Island Income Tax Calculator

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Updated for 2023 tax year on Jan 01, 2023

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Rhode Island income tax calculation

The Ocean State is the smallest state in America by area. The major sectors are biomedicine, cyber and data analytics, and maritime products. The median household income is $74,982 (2021).

Brief summary of Rhode Island state income tax:

  • state income tax rate ranges from 3.75% to 5.99%
  • subject to Disability Insurance (SDI) of 1.3% up to $74,000 taxable wage
  • has state-level standard deduction and exemptions
Rhode Island United States

From Wikipedia

Calculating your Rhode Island state income tax is similar to the steps we listed on our Federal income tax calculator:

  1. Determine your filing status
  2. Work out your adjusted gross income [Gross income − Retirement contributions = Adjusted gross income]
  3. Calculate your state taxable income [Adjusted gross income − (Standard/Itemized deductions + Exemptions) = State taxable income]
  4. Figure out your state/local tax liability [State taxable income × State tax rate = State tax liability]
  5. Deduce your state payroll tax liability [Gross income × State payroll tax rate = State payroll tax liability]
  6. Add up all state and local taxes [State tax liability + State payroll tax liability = Total state income taxes]

State payroll tax

Tax year Tax name Percent of taxable wage Up to taxable wage
2022 State Disability Insurance (SDI) 1.1% $81,500
2021 State Disability Insurance (SDI) 1.3% $74,000
2020 State Disability Insurance (SDI) 1.3% $72,300

State income tax brackets

Each filer type has different progressive tax rates. Refer to Tax Foundation for more details.

Tax year Filing status Taxable income Rate
2022 Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$0 – $68,200 3.75%
$68,200 – $155,050 4.75%
$155,050+ 5.99%
2021 Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$0 – $66,200 3.75%
$66,200 – $150,550 4.75%
$150,550+ 5.99%
2020 Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$0 – $64,050 3.75%
$64,050 – $145,600 4.75%
$145,600+ 5.99%

State standard deduction

Tax year Filing status Standard deduction amount
2022 Single
Married, Filing Separately
$9,300
Married, Filing Jointly $18,600
Head of Household $13,950
2021 Single
Married, Filing Separately
$9,050
Married, Filing Jointly $18,100
Head of Household $13,550
2020 Single
Married, Filing Separately
$8,750
Married, Filing Jointly $17,500
Head of Household $13,100

State exemptions

There is state-level exemptions for all type of filers and dependents. Refer to Tax Foundation for more details.

Tax year Filing status Personal exemption amount
2022 Single
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$4,350
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er) $8,700
Dependent(s) $4,350
2021 Single
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$4,250
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er) $8,500
Dependent(s) $4,250
2020 Single
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
$4,100
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er) $8,200
Dependent(s) $4,100

FAQs

How do I calculate my Rhode Island income tax?

Calculate your Rhode Island state income tax with the following six steps.

  1. Determine your filing status
  2. Gross income − Retirement contributions = Adjusted gross income
  3. Adjusted gross income − (Standard/Itemized deductions + Exemptions) = State taxable income
  4. State taxable income × State tax rate = State tax liability
  5. Gross income × State payroll tax rate = State payroll tax liability
  6. State tax liability + State payroll tax liability = Total state income tax

How much is $64000 a year after taxes in Rhode Island?

The total income tax is $14,336.13 for a single filer in Rhode Island. The after-tax income is $49,663.87.