CRA & Revenu Québec

Québec Tax Brackets, Tax Rates and Popular Credits 2018

It’s the home of the artful and athletic Cirque du Soleil, and also the tasty but mostly unhealthy poutine. Québec: the province with a little something for everyone!

Québec has a tax system similar to other Canadian provinces. Many of the provincial taxes and credits for residents of Québec compliment similar credits at the federal level, but there are many unique credits for residents of Québec.

Progressive Tax Rate Structure

As with most provinces, Québec uses a progressive tax structure.

The tax brackets increase each year, based on inflation. Visit Revenu Québec’s Income Tax Rates page for this year’s tax bracket rates.

Québec’s Tax Brackets for Tax Year 2018 

  • 15%: first $42,705
  • 20%: over $42,706 up to $85,405
  • 24%: over $84,406 up to $103,915
  • 25.75%: over $103,916

Québec Credits

  • Solidarity Tax Credit: This is a credit for low and middle-income families. Your income and family make-up help determine your eligibility. Learn more.
  • RénoVert Tax Credit: This credit encourages eco-friendly renovation. If updated your home to make is more energy efficient, this credit is for you. Learn more.
  • Workers 63 or Older: If you’re 63 years or older at the end of the tax year and still reporting income of $5,000 or more, you could be eligible for a credit of up to $1,203.20. Learn more.

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Provincial tax brackets

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