Portugal 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 Portugal 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 Portugal, 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 Portugal?

The individual income tax rate in Portugal is progressive and ranges from 14.5% to 48% depending on your income.

Details about income tax in Portugal

The income tax system in Portugal 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 for residents range from 14.5% to 48%.

For 2021 tax year

Taxable Income (EUR)Tax Rate
First 7,11214.5%
From 7,112 to 10,73223%
From 10,732 to 20,32228.5%
From 20,322 to 25,07535%
From 25,075 to 36,96737%
From 36,967 to 80,88245%
From 80,882 onwards48%

A standard deduction exists and is valued at the higher of 4,104 € or the total amount of social security contributions. As with many other regions, Portugal also provides a wide range of other tax deductions and tax credits for things like employment expenses, dependents, disabilities, household expenses, health expenses, VAT on various things, donations, education expenses, retirement contributions, and many others. However, these other ones will vary wildly from person to person, so our calculator does not include them.

Non-residents, on the other hand, are not allowed any tax deductions and are subject to a flat income tax rate of 25%.

In addition to the standard income tax system, there also exists a solidarity tax which varies between 2.5% to 5% for individuals earning over a certain amount.

Social Security in Portugal

Social security in Portugal includes family, pension, and unemployment benefits. Contributions are made by both employees and employers. For employees, the contribution rate is 11%.

Resident status and income tax in Portugal

Residents taxpayers are taxed on worldwide income while non-residents are subject to income tax only on Portuguese-sourced income. Note that Portguese-sourced income includes both income from activity carried out within Portugal and foreign income derived from Portuguese companies and permanent establishments.

Individuals are considered residents of Portugal for tax purposes if they either stay a total of at least 183 days within any 12 month period or they maintain a often used residence in Portugal.


Quick Facts about Portugal

  • Main Language(s):Portuguese
  • Currency:Euro (€)
  • Capital:Lisbon
  • Total Population:10,298,252
  • Most Populous City:Lisbon
  • Time Zone(s):UTC+0 to -1
    (Summer: UTC+0 to +1)
  • International Phone Code:+351
  • Driving Side:Right
  • Climate:Ranges from temperate to mediterranean

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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