The facts on California’s Tax Climate
13.3%individual income taxTop rate
8.84%corporate income taxFlat rate
$1426property taxcollections per capita
California's Individual Income Tax System
California's personal income tax system consists of ten brackets and a top rate of 13.3%. That rate ranks highest among states levying an individual income tax. California's state and local income tax collections per person were $1347 in 2011 which ranked 8th highest nationally.