Utah Income Tax Calculator

Estimate your Utah income tax burden

Updated for 2024 tax year on Feb 16, 2024

What was updated? 2024 federal income tax, state income tax, standard deduction & exemption
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Utah state taxes

Quick Utah tax facts

  • State income tax: 4.95%
  • State sales tax: 4.85%
  • Property tax: 0.67%
  • Gas tax: 30 cents per gallon
  • Tobacco tax: $1.70 per pack of cigarettes
  • Insurance premium tax: Utah
Utah United States

From Wikipedia

Utah income taxes

Utah has adopted a flat income tax rate system. As of now, the state income tax rate in Utah is a flat 4.95%, regardless of the level of an individual’s income. This simplifies the income tax filing process and makes tax calculations straightforward for individuals and businesses alike.

The state of Utah does not have a payroll tax. Additionally, there are no local income taxes imposed on residents, allowing earners to keep more of their hard-earned money.

Utah offers several tax credits but no standard deductions or personal exemptions like you would find in a progressive tax system.

Calculate your income tax in Utah

Calculating your Utah 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 − Itemized deductions = State taxable income]
  4. Figure out your state/local tax liability [State taxable income × State tax rate = State tax liability]

State income tax brackets

Tax year Filing status Taxable income Rate
2023 Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
Any 4.65%
2022 Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
Any 4.85%
2021
2020
Single
Married, Filing Jointly or Widow(er)
Married, Filing Separately
Head of Household
Any 4.95%

State standard deduction

State standard deductions are in the form of tax credits.

State exemptions

State exemptions are in the form of tax credits.

Utah sales tax

The state sales tax rate in Utah is currently 4.85%. However, local jurisdictions can impose additional sales tax rates, making the total sales tax rate as high as 8.35% in some parts of Utah.

Utah property tax

The average effective property tax rate in Utah is about 0.67% of the property’s assessed value. This rate can vary based on the county in which the property is located.

Utah capital gains tax

Capital gains in Utah are subject to the flat state income tax rate of 4.95%.

Utah gas tax

Utah has a gas tax of 30 cents per gallon.

Utah tobacco tax

The tobacco tax in Utah is $1.70 per pack of 20 cigarettes.

Utah insurance tax

In Utah, a tax of 2.25% is levied on the gross amount of insurance premiums.

FAQs

How do I calculate my Utah income tax?

Calculate your Utah 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 − Itemized deductions = State taxable income
  4. State taxable income × State tax rate = State tax liability

How much is $69000 a year after taxes in Utah?

The take home pay will be $52,865.50 with a total income tax of $16,134.50 for a single filer in Utah earning $69,000 in 2023.