Maryland Tax Brackets, Rate, Forms

Prepare and e-File your Maryland and IRS Income Tax Returns on eFile.com If you only want to prepare a Maryland Income Return read these instructions about state tax returns. Below are MD state income rate and brackets, standard deduction information, and tax forms by tax year. 

If you still need to file a MD and or IRS tax return for a previous Tax Year, find the associated tax forms below. Complete and sign the forms here on eFile.com before you mail them to the Maryland tax department. For Federal or IRS Income back taxes, access the tax forms here.

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Here you can find how your Maryland based income is taxed at different rates within the given tax brackets. When you prepare your return on eFile.com this is all calculated for you based on your income.

Maryland Tax Brackets for Tax Year 2021

As shown below, MD tax rates for Tax Year 2021 did not increase.

Tax Rate
Filing Status
Income Range
Taxes Due
2%
Single or MFS
$0 to $1,000
2% of Income
MFJ or HOH
$0 to $1000
2% of Income
3%
Single or MFS
$1,000 to $2,000
$20 plus 3.00%
MFJ or HOH
$1,000 to $2,000
$20 plus 3.00%
4%
Single or MFS
$2,000 to $3,000
$50 plus 4.00%
MFJ or HOH
$2,000 to $3,000
$50 plus 4.00%
4.75%
Single or MFS
$3,000 to $100,000
$90 plus 4.75%
MFJ or HOH
$3,000 - $150,000
$90 plus 4.75%
5%
Single or MFS
$100,000 - $125,000
$4,697.50 plus 5.00%
MFJ or HOH
$150,000 - $175,000
$7,072.50 plus 5.00%
5.25%
Single or MFS
$125,000 - $150,000
$5,947.50 plus 5.25%
MFJ or HOH
$175,000 - $225,000
$8,322.50 plus 5.25%
5.50%
Single or MFS
$150,000 - $250,000
$7,260.00 plus 5.50%
MFJ or HOH
$225,000 - $300,000
$10,947.50 plus 5.50%
5.75%
Single or MFS
over $250,000
$12,760.00 plus 5.75% of the excess of $250,000
MFJ or HOH
over $300,000
$15,072.50 plus 5.75% of the excess over $300,000

Maryland Tax Brackets for Tax Year 2020

Any income over $250,000 for Single, and $300,000 for Married Filing Separately taxpayers would be taxed at the rate of 5.75%.

Tax Rate
Filing Status
Income Range
Taxes Due
2%
Single or MFS
$0 to $1,000
2% of Income
MFJ or HOH
$0 to $1000
2% of Income
3%
Single or MFS
$1,000 to $2,000
$20 plus 3.00%
MFJ or HOH
$1,000 to $2,000
$20 plus 3.00%
4%
Single or MFS
$2,000 to $3,000
$50 plus 4.00%
MFJ or HOH
$2,000 to $3,000
$50 plus 4.00%
4.75%
Single or MFS
$3,000 to $100,000
$90 plus 4.75%
MFJ or HOH
$3,000 - $150,000
$90 plus 4.75%
5%
Single or MFS
$100,000 - $125,000
$4,697.50 plus 5.00%
MFJ or HOH
$150,000 - $175,000
$7,072.50 plus 5.00%
5.25%
Single or MFS
$125,000 - $150,000
$5,947.50 plus 5.25%
MFJ or HOH
$175,000 - $225,000
$8,322.50 plus 5.25%
5.50%
Single or MFS
$150,000 - $250,000
$7,260.00 plus 5.50%
MFJ or HOH
$225,000 - $300,000
$10,947.50 plus 5.50%
5.75%
Single or MFS
over $250,000
$12,760.00 plus 5.75% of the excess of $250,000
MFJ or HOH
over $300,000
$15,072.50 plus 5.75% of the excess over $300,000

Maryland 2020 Standard Deductions

Tax Year
Status
Amount
2021
Single or MFS
$2,300
Married Jointly
$4,650
HOH/Qualifying Widower
$4,650
2020
Single or MFS
$2,250
Married Jointly
$4,550
HOH/Qualifying Widower
$4,550

Maryland Income Tax Forms

Maryland State Income Tax Forms for Tax Year 2021 (Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2021) can be e-Filed in conjunction with a IRS Income Tax Return. Details on how to only prepare and print a Maryland 2021 Tax Return.

Below are forms for prior Tax Years starting with 2020. These back taxes forms can not longer be e-Filed. You can complete the forms with the help of eFile.com free tax calculators. Complete the respective Form(s) below, sign, and mail them to the Maryland Tax Department. In addition to filing Maryland Forms you might also have to file previous IRS Tax Return Forms.

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