West Virginia 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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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

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Map of West Virginia, USA

Enter your salary into the calculator above to find out how taxes in West Virginia, 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 West Virginia, 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 West Virginia

West Virginia used to be part of Virginia. However, when the Civil War came around, Virginia seceded from the Union to join the Confederacy. In 1861, the Virginians in the northwestern part of the state rebelled against this to remain in the Union. A new state was then formed and West Virginia joined the Union as the 35th state in 1863.

The state's nickname is the Mountain State and the state motto is "Mountaineers are always free". It's the highest state east of the Mississippi River, with an average altitude of 1,500 feet above sea level. West Virginia was a leading producer of coal in North America for a long time, but many people left to pursue better employment opportunities. Today, the state's economy is more diversified and as a result, is in a more stable condition.

Some of the most rugged land in the United States can be found in West Virginia as the state is located within the Appalachian Highlands. Generally, the only flat areas of land are found in strips of valley land that lie along the larger rivers. Huge mineral deposits can be found under the ground in the forests of hardwood trees that grow on the mountain slopes. Tourists, campers, hunters and fishing enthusiasts are drawn to the beautiful scenery, mineral springs and variety of wildlife.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the income tax rate in West Virginia?

The state income tax rate in West Virginia is progressive and ranges from 3% to 6.5% 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 West Virginia?

The state income tax system in West Virginia has 5 different tax brackets. For more details, check out our detail section.

West Virginia Income Tax Brackets and Other Information

The state income tax system in West Virginia 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 3% to 6.5%.

For 2021 tax year

Taxable Income (USD)Tax Rate
First 10,0003%
From 10,000 to 25,0004%
From 25,000 to 40,0004.5%
From 40,000 to 60,0006%
From 60,000 onwards6.5%

A state standard deduction exists and varies depending on your filing status. Low income earners with an income under a certain amount are eligible for additional deductions in the form of an income exclusion.

For sales tax, please visit our West Virginia Sales Tax Rates and Calculator page.


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Quick Facts about The United States

  • Main Language(s):English
  • Currency:US Dollar ($)
  • 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)
  • International Phone Code:+1
  • Driving Side:Right
  • Climate:Extremely varied, almost every kind of climate type exists in the US

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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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