South Carolina 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
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Salary Before Tax$ 0

Salary After Tax$ 0

Total Tax$ 0

Average Tax Rate0 %

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Salary Before Tax$ 0

Federal Income Tax$ 0

State Income Tax$ 0

State Tax Credits$ 0

Social Security$ 0

Medicare$ 0

State Disability Insurance$ 0

State Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML)$ 0

State Unemployment Insurance$ 0

State Worker Comp$ 0

State Transit Tax$ 0

City Tax$ 0

Total Tax$ 0

Salary After Tax$ 0

Federal Deductions$ 0

State Deductions$ 0

Average Tax Rate0 %

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Map of South Carolina, USA

Enter your salary into the calculator above to find out how taxes in South Carolina, USA 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 South Carolina, USA, 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.

Special Notes

  • If a state has zero income tax, this usually means they find creative ways to tax you in other ways in order to compensate. For example, this could potentially be through higher property taxes, higher sales taxes, fewer state services, fewer state benefits, etc. Obviously, each state will be different and this may not be the case in every state.

The state of South Carolina

South Carolina is the southern part of the original land grant created by King Charles I of England in 1629 and was named in his honor along with North Carolina. South Carolina was settled by the English in 1670 and was based on a plantation culture with a wealthy society that depended on manual labor. Eventually, the two carolina colonies split up into north and south sections in 1729. South Carolina went on to become one of the original 13 colonies. One interesting historical aspect is that the Civil War began after Fort Sumter was attacked in the harbor of Charleston.

There are still some features of the South of the pre-Civil War days present in the state. Some come in the form of eloquent buildings that were built before the war that are still standing in Charleston, Beaufort, and other cities while some come in the form of large plantations in parts of South Carolina that were once the center of the economy. However, South Carolina has transformed into a growing research center and banking state. The state also has mountains, seashores and many other historic sites that make it an ideal destination.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the income tax rate in South Carolina?

The state income tax rate in South Carolina is progressive and ranges from 0% to 7% while federal income tax rates range from 10% to 37% depending on your income. This income tax calculator can help estimate your average income tax rate and your salary after tax.

How many income tax brackets are there in South Carolina?

The state income tax system in South Carolina has 6 different tax brackets. For more details, check out our detail section.

South Carolina Income Tax Brackets and Other Information

The state income tax system in South Carolina 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. The tax brackets are the same regardless of your filing status and tax rates range from 0% to 7%.

For 2021 tax year

Taxable Income (USD)Tax Rate
First 3,0700%
From 3,070 to 6,1503%
From 6,150 to 9,2304%
From 9,230 to 12,3105%
From 12,310 to 15,4006%
From 15,400 onwards7%

A state standard deduction exists and is available for those that qualify for a federal standard deduction. Along with a few other other states, South Carolina uses the same amounts as that of the federal standard deduction amounts.

For sales tax, please visit our South Carolina Sales Tax Rates and Calculator page.

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Quick Facts about The United States

  • Main Language(s):English
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  • Capital:Washington DC
  • Total Population:331,449,281
  • Most Populous City:New York City
  • Time Zone(s):UTC−4 to −12, +10, +11
    (Summer: UTC−4 to −10)
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Income Tax Calculator Disclaimer

  • Tax situations vary widely and calculations can get very complex. This income tax 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 income tax calculator only estimates income tax. It does not consider other taxes like property tax, self-employment tax, capital gains tax, dividend tax, etc.
  • Income tax 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 income tax calculator will always be accurate. Generally, we review changes once a year. If you notice a major miscalculation or error with our income tax 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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