Puerto Rico 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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Salary Before Tax$ 0

Puerto Rico Income Tax$ 0

Gradual Adjustment Tax$ 0

Disability Insurance$ 0

US Federal Income Tax$ 0

Social Security$ 0

Medicare$ 0

Total Tax$ 0

Salary After Tax$ 0

Puerto Rico Deductions$ 0

US Federal Tax Deductions$ 0

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Enter your salary into the calculator above to find out how taxes in Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico, 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 Puerto Rico?

The individual income tax rate in Puerto Rico is progressive and ranges from 0% to 33% depending on your income.

Details about income tax in Puerto Rico

The income tax system in Puerto Rico 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 33%.

For 2021 tax year

Taxable Income (USD)Tax Rate
First 9,0000%
From 9,000 to 25,0007%
From 25,000 to 41,50014%
From 41,500 to 61,50025%
From 61,500 onwards33%

Individuals making over $500,000 are also subject to an additional 5% gradual adjustment tax on the excess over $500,000 up to certain limits.

For residents of Puerto Rico and non-resident US citizens, a standard deduction exists which helps lower your taxable income. Non-resident foreign nationals, on the other hand, are not eligible for the standard deduction.

Social Security in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is covered under the United States social security system and as a result, employers and employees are subject to mandatory contributions to US social security and medicare.

However, Puerto Rico has its own disability insurance that taxpayers contribute to.

For more details about contributions to United States social security and medicare, please visit our page on the United States.

Resident status and income tax in Puerto Rico

Residents of Puerto Rico are taxed on their worldwide income while non-residents are only taxed in Puerto Rico on their Puerto Rico-sourced income. Some exceptions exist with one being that income accrued from personal services performed within Puerto Rico are typically not considered Puerto Rico-sourced if it was less than or equal to $3,000 and the individual was only present in Puerto Rico for not more than 90 days during the calendar year. Additionally, such personal services must have been provided to an employer who is not engaged in trade or business in Puerto Rico.

Individuals are considered residents for tax purposes if they are domiciled in Puerto Rico or they have been present in Puerto Rico for a period of at least 183 days during the calendar year.

Details about United States Federal Tax

Since Puerto Rico is part of the United States, all taxpayers in Puerto Rico are also subject to United States federal tax, with a few exceptions. One exception, for the most part, is that individuals who are either residents of Puerto Rico for the entire year or individuals that only derive an income from sources with Puerto Rico typically are not subject to federal tax.

Our Puerto Rico tax calculator assumes that you are single and are under 65 years of age when calculating US federal tax. If these do not describe you, more options are available within our United States income tax calculator. Simply select any state, enter your salary along with your desired options to see your estimated federal taxes.

For more details about United States federal tax, please visit our page on the United States.


Quick Facts about Puerto Rico

  • Main Language(s):Spanish, English
  • Currency:US Dollar ($)
  • Capital:San Juan
  • Total Population:3,285,874
  • Most Populous City:San Juan
  • Time Zone(s): UTC-04:00
  • International Phone Code:+1
  • Driving Side:Right
  • Climate:Tropical with hot and humid summers and warm winters

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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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