Poland income tax law for 2019 Poland Income Tax Rates for 2019

Poland Income Tax Brackets

Tax Bracket (yearly earnings) Tax Rate (%)
zł0 - zł85,528 18.00%
zł85,528 and up 32.00%

Poland has a bracketed income tax system with two income tax brackets, ranging from a low of 18.00% for those earning under zł85,528 to a high of 32.00% for those earning more then zł85,528 a year.

How does the Poland Income Tax compare to the rest of the world?

Out of the thirty four countries tracked, twenty two have a higher maximum income tax rate then Poland. Countries with similar tax brackets include Iceland with a maximum tax bracket of 33.00%, Korea with a maximum tax bracket of 35.00% and Turkey with a maximum tax bracket of 35.00%. Keep in mind that our ranking measures only nationwide income taxes, and does not account for local income taxes at state, province, or municipal levels.

Poland Income Taxes
Maximum Income Tax Income Tax Allowance World Tax Rank
32.00% zł556 ($0 USD) 23rd of 34

What is the Poland Income Tax?

Poland's personal income tax is a bracketed income tax that must be paid yearly by all citizens to the government of Poland. Failure to pay, or underpayment of, the Poland income tax can result in high fees, fines, or jail time.

In addition to Poland's income tax, other taxes may apply to wages or profits earned, including social services, medical care, and capital gains taxes.

Poland Income Tax Allowance

Poland provides most taxpayers with an income tax allowance of zł556, which can be kept as a tax-free personal allowance. Poland's tax credit is a basic wastable tax credit, non-tapered, available to all (single) taxpayers without dependents.

A tax credit is a fixed amount of money that may be kept by taxpayers without paying any income taxes. Generally, a tax credit is subtracted from your gross income before your taxable income is calculated.


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