Philippines Income Tax Calculator

Find out how much your salary is after tax so you can have a better idea of what to expect when planning your budget
Updated for 2021 Tax Year
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Enter your salary into the calculator above to find out how taxes in the Philippines affect your income. You'll then get your estimated take home pay, a detailed breakdown of your potential tax liability, and a quick summary down here so you can have a better idea of what to expect when planning your budget.

If you make 0 a year living in the Philippines, we estimate that you'll be taxed 0. In almost all cases, your employer will automatically withhold this amount from your paychecks and thus your take home pay should be around 0 per year or 0 per month. Lastly, your average tax rate ends up being around 0 %. Note that this estimate is based only on the most common standard deductions and credits, if any. If you are eligible for additional deductions and credits, your taxes may be lower.

What is the income tax rate in The Philippines?

The compensation income tax rate in The Philippines is progressive and ranges from 0% to 35% depending on your income.

Details about income tax in The Philippines

The compensation income tax system in The Philippines is a progressive tax system. This means that your income is split into multiple brackets where lower brackets are taxed at lower rates and higher brackets are taxed at higher rates. Tax rates range from 0% to 35%.

For 2021 tax year

Taxable Income (PHP)Tax Rate
First 250,0000%
From 250,000 to 400,00020%
From 400,000 to 800,00025%
From 800,000 to 2,000,00030%
From 2,000,000 to 8,000,00032%
From 8,000,000 onwards35%

Foreign nationals not engaged in trade or business instead face a flat tax rate of 25%.

Social Security in The Philippines

Social security in the Philippines consist of the Social Security System (SSS), health insurance (PhilHealth) from the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PHIC), the Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) which many also call Pag-IBIG, and the Workers' Investment Savings Program (WISP) which was supposed to start in 2021, but is currently delayed for a year. For every contribution that an employee makes, the employer makes a matching contribution.

Contributions to the SSS is variable according to a complex set of tiers in which your income falls into along with minimums and maximums caps. The health insurance contribution rate is 1.5% with a maximum cap on the applicable income. Lastly, HDMF or Pag-IBIG contributions come in at around 1% to 2% according to your income. Note that all social security contributions are tax deductible for resident citizens.

Individuals age 60 and over or individuals earning less than ₱1,000 a month are not required to make any social security contributions.

Foreign nationals are not required to participate in contributions to the HDMF (also called Pag-IBIG). Unlike with resident citizens, foreign nationals also can not deduct contributions to the other social security programs from their taxable income.

Resident status and income tax in The Philippines

Resident citizen taxpayers are subject to tax on worldwide income while all other taxpayers are subject to tax only on income derived from sources within The Philippines.

Foreign nationals can be split into two categories depending on whether or not they are "engaged in trade or business". Those that work and stay in the Philippines for an aggregate period of more than 180 days in a calendar year are considered to be "engaged in trade or business". Otherwise, those that are work, but do not meet that duration of stay are not considered to be "engaged in trade or business".


Quick Facts about the Philippines

  • Name(s) in Native Language(s):Pilipinas
  • Main Language(s):Flipino, English
  • Currency:Philippine Peso (₱)
  • Capital:Manila
  • Total Population:109,035,343
  • Most Populous City:Quezon City
  • Time Zone(s):UTC+8
  • International Phone Code:+63
  • Driving Side:Right
  • Climate:Tropical, usually hot and humid with a rainy season in the summer

Tax Calculator Disclaimer

  • Tax situations vary widely and calculations can get very complex. This calculator only provides an estimate according to the most common scenarios for salary (standard employment income) that comes from an employer. If you are self-employed, your taxes might differ.
  • There may be additional deductions, credits, exemptions, allowances, reliefs, etc depending on many factors. Some factors are about your family such as the number of dependents, children, relatives, parents, etc. Other factors may include mortgage payments, property depreciation, charitible donations, additional voluntary retirement contributions, etc. Whether or not you are handicapped and/or disabled may also sometimes be an additional factor.
  • Depending on region and jurisdiction, salary bonuses may be treated and taxed differently from standard salary. Additionally, some cities may have city specific income tax.
  • This calculator only estimates income tax. It does not consider other taxes like property tax, self-employment tax, capital gains tax, dividend tax, etc.
  • Calculators from other sites may show slightly different numbers due to different deductions/credits being included or they are based on data from a different year.
  • Investomatica is not a tax advisor. While we try our best to stay up to date with changes in tax codes, we make no guarantee our calculator will always be accurate. Generally, we review changes once a year. If you notice a major miscalculation or error with our calculator (most likely caused by a typo somewhere), feel free to direct message us on twitter and let us know. However, if you have specific tax questions, please consult a licensed tax professional.

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