New Jersey Tax Brackets, Rate, Forms

Prepare and e-File your 2021 New Yersey Income Taxes here on eFile.com together with your Federal Income Tax Return. Per IRS/State regulation - not eFile.com - a New Jersey state tax return can only be e-Filed together with an IRS tax return. Instruction how to only prepare a New Jersey state return on eFile.com and then download, print sign and mail it in. 

Detailed Information about New Jersey state income tax brackets and rates, standard deduction information, and tax forms by tax year etc. can be found on this page. 

If you need to file a New Jersey and or IRS for a previous tax years find the associated forms listed below. Complete and sign the forms here on eFile.com before you mail them to the New Jersey Department of Treasury. For Federal or IRS Income back taxes, access the tax forms here.

You can also find links here to other important New Jersey state tax return information and other related features (e.g. tax extension, amendment, etc.).

New Jersey Income Tax Returns

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Federal Tax Brackets, Rates by Tax Year
Calculate and Estimate your Federal Income Tax Brackets and Rates with the eFile RATEucator.

Income Tax Brackets, Rates, Income Ranges, and Estimated Taxes Due

Here you can find how your New Jersey 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.

New Jersey Tax Brackets for Tax Year 2021

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

Tax Rate
Filing Status
Income Range
Taxes Due
1.4%
Single/MFS
$0 - $20,000
1.4% of Income
MFJ/HOH
$0 - $20,000
1.4% of Income
1.75%
Single/MFS
$20,001 - $35,000
1.75% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$20,001 - $50,000
1.75% within Bracket
3.5%
Single/MFS
$35,001 - $40,000
3.5% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$70,001 - $80,000
3.5% within Bracket
5.525%
Single/MFS
$40,001 - $75,000
5.525% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$80,001 - $150,000
5.525% within Bracket
6.37%
Single/MFS
$75,001 - $500,000
6.37% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$150,001 - $500,000
6.37% within Bracket
8.97%
Single/MFS
$500,001 - $5,000,000
8.97% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$500.001 - $5,000,000
8.97% within Bracket
10.75%
Single/MFS
$5.000,001 - or more
10.75% over $5.000,001
MFJ/HOH
$5.000,001 - or more
10.75% over $5.000,001

New Jersey Tax Brackets for Tax Year 2020

As you can see, your New Jersey income is taxed at different rates within the given tax brackets. Any income less than $100,000, taxpayers would use the New Jersey Tax Table, or the New Jersey Tax Rate Schedule shown below.  For income over $100,000, you must use the New Jersey Tax Rate Schedule.

Tax Rate
Filing Status
Income Range
Taxes Due
1.4%
Single/MFS
$0 - $20,000
1.4% of Income
MFJ/HOH
$0 - $20,000
1.4% of Income
1.75%
Single/MFS
$20,001 - $35,000
1.75% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$20,001 - $50,000
1.75% within Bracket
3.5%
Single/MFS
$35,001 - $40,000
3.5% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$70,001 - $80,000
3.5% within Bracket
5.525%
Single/MFS
$40,001 - $75,000
5.525% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$80,001 - $150,000
5.525% within Bracket
6.37%
Single/MFS
$75,001 - $500,000
6.37% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$150,001 - $500,000
6.37% within Bracket
8.97%
Single/MFS
$500,001 - $5,000,000
8.97% within Bracket
MFJ/HOH
$500.001 - $5,000,000
8.97% within Bracket
10.75%
Single/MFS
$5.000,001 - or more
10.75% over $5.000,001
MFJ/HOH
$5.000,001 - or more
10.75% over $5.000,001

New Jersey 2021 Standard Deductions

New Jersey does not have a standard deduction.

New Jersey Income Tax Forms

New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey Department of Treasury. In addition to filing New Jersey Forms you might also have to file previous IRS Tax Return Forms.

In addition to filing New Jersey Forms, you might also have to file previous IRS Tax Return Forms. If you can not find the form listed there, use the search button below.

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