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Nebraska Tax Tables 2018 - Tax Rates and Thresholds in Nebraska

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This page contains the tax table information used for the calculation of tax and payroll deductions in Nebraska in 2018. These tax tables are used for the tax and payroll calculators published on iCalculator™ US, these tools are provided for your free use on our website. If you would like additional tax table information added to the tax calculators for Nebraska or would like to add to or suggest amendments to the information herein then please contact us.

Nebraska State Income Tax Tables in 2018

The Income tax rates and personal allowances in Nebraska are updated annually with new tax tables published for Resident and Non-resident taxpayers. The Tax tables below include the tax rates, thresholds and allowances included in the Nebraska Tax Calculator 2018.

Nebraska provides a standard Personal Exemption tax credit of $ 134.00 in 2018 per qualifying filer and $ 134.00 per qualifying dependent(s), this is used to reduced the amount of Nebraska state income that is due in 2018

Nebraska Single Filer Standard Deduction

The standard deduction for a Single Filer in Nebraska for 2018 is $ 6,750.00.

Nebraska Single Filer Tax Tables

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Single Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
2.46%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 3,150.00
3.51%Income from $ 3,150.01 to $ 18,880.00
5.01%Income from $ 18,880.01 to $ 30,420.00
6.64%Income from $ 30,420.01 and above

Nebraska Married (Joint) Filer Standard Deduction

The standard deduction for a Married (Joint) Filer in Nebraska for 2018 is $ 13,500.00.

Nebraska Married (Joint) Filer Tax Tables

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Married (Joint) Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
2.46%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 6,290.00
3.51%Income from $ 6,290.01 to $ 37,760.00
5.01%Income from $ 37,760.01 to $ 60,480.00
6.64%Income from $ 60,480.01 and above

Nebraska Married (separate) Filer Standard Deduction

The standard deduction for a Married (separate) Filer in Nebraska for 2018 is $ 9,900.00.

Nebraska Married (separate) Filer Tax Tables

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Married (separate) Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold

Nebraska Head of Household Filer Standard Deduction

The standard deduction for a Head of Household Filer in Nebraska for 2018 is $ 9,900.00.

Nebraska Head of Household Filer Tax Tables

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Head of Household Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
2.46%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 3,150.00
3.51%Income from $ 3,150.01 to $ 18,880.00
5.01%Income from $ 18,880.01 to $ 30,420.00
6.64%Income from $ 30,420.01 and above

Nebraska Widower Filer Standard Deduction

The standard deduction for a Widower Filer in Nebraska for 2018 is $ 13,500.00.

Nebraska Widower Filer Tax Tables

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Widower Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
2.46%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 6,290.00
3.51%Income from $ 6,290.01 to $ 37,760.00
5.01%Income from $ 37,760.01 to $ 60,480.00
6.64%Income from $ 60,480.01 and above

Nebraska State Payroll Deductions in 2018

In compliance with the regulations set forth by Nebraska, employers are mandated to adhere to specific payroll deduction requirements. These deductions, essential for ensuring conformity with legal standards, are routinely withheld by employers. It's important to note that these deductions are subject to annual revisions. For the year 2018, the detailed breakdown of Nebraska payroll deductions can be found below, reflecting our commitment to both regulatory adherence and transparency.

Nebraska State Payroll Deductions in 2018: Rates for Employers and Employees
Social security categoryEmployeeEmployerTotal
Unemployment Insurance Tax0%1.25%1.25%
Nebraska State Payroll Deductions in 2018: Thresholds for Employers and Employees
Social security categoryEmployeeEmployer
Min. EarningsMax. ContributionMin. EarningsMax. Contribution
Unemployment Insurance Taxn/an/an/a$ 9,000.00

Federal Income Tax Tables in 2018

Federal Single Filer Tax Tables

The federal standard deduction for a Single Filer in 2018 is $ 12,000.00.

The federal federal allowance for Over 65 years of age Single Filer in 2018 is $ 1,550.00

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Single Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds (Annual)
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
10%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 9,525.00
12%Income from $ 9,525.01 to $ 38,700.00
22%Income from $ 38,700.01 to $ 82,500.00
24%Income from $ 82,500.01 to $ 157,500.00
32%Income from $ 157,500.01 to $ 200,000.00
35%Income from $ 200,000.01 to $ 500,000.00
37%Income from $ 500,000.01 and above

Federal Married (Joint) Filer Tax Tables

The federal standard deduction for a Married (Joint) Filer in 2018 is $ 24,000.00.

The federal federal allowance for Over 65 years of age Married (Joint) Filer in 2018 is $ 1,300.00

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Married (Joint) Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds (Annual)
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
10%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 19,050.00
12%Income from $ 19,050.01 to $ 77,400.00
22%Income from $ 77,400.01 to $ 165,000.00
24%Income from $ 165,000.01 to $ 315,000.00
32%Income from $ 315,000.01 to $ 400,000.00
35%Income from $ 400,000.01 to $ 600,000.00
37%Income from $ 600,000.01 and above

Federal Married (separate) Filer Tax Tables

The federal standard deduction for a Married (separate) Filer in 2018 is $ 12,000.00.

The federal federal allowance for Over 65 years of age Married (separate) Filer in 2018 is $ 1,300.00

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Married (separate) Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds (Annual)
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
10%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 9,525.00
12%Income from $ 9,525.01 to $ 38,700.00
22%Income from $ 38,700.01 to $ 82,500.00
24%Income from $ 82,500.01 to $ 157,500.00
32%Income from $ 157,500.01 to $ 200,000.00
35%Income from $ 200,000.01 to $ 300,000.00
37%Income from $ 300,000.01 and above

Federal Head of Household Filer Tax Tables

The federal standard deduction for a Head of Household Filer in 2018 is $ 18,000.00.

The federal federal allowance for Over 65 years of age Head of Household Filer in 2018 is $ 1,550.00

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Head of Household Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds (Annual)
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
10%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 13,600.00
12%Income from $ 13,600.01 to $ 51,800.00
22%Income from $ 51,800.01 to $ 82,500.00
24%Income from $ 82,500.01 to $ 157,500.00
32%Income from $ 157,500.01 to $ 200,000.00
35%Income from $ 200,000.01 to $ 500,000.00
37%Income from $ 500,000.01 and above

Federal Widower Filer Tax Tables

The federal standard deduction for a Widower Filer in 2018 is $ 24,000.00.

The federal federal allowance for Over 65 years of age Widower Filer in 2018 is $ 1,300.00

Nebraska Residents State Income Tax Tables for Widower Filers in 2018
Personal Income Tax Rates and Thresholds (Annual)
Tax RateTaxable Income Threshold
10%Income from $ 0.000.00to $ 19,050.00
12%Income from $ 19,050.01 to $ 77,400.00
22%Income from $ 77,400.01 to $ 165,000.00
24%Income from $ 165,000.01 to $ 315,000.00
32%Income from $ 315,000.01 to $ 400,000.00
35%Income from $ 400,000.01 to $ 600,000.00
37%Income from $ 600,000.01 and above

Nebraska: Federal EITC(Earned Income Tax Credits) Rates and Thresholds in 2018

Note: you must be between the ages of 25 and 65 to claim EITC in 2018 unless you have 1 or more children.

EITC Tables for Unmarried Taxpayers (single and head of household filers) in 2018
ElementNumber of Children
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Credit rate7.65%34%40%45%
Earned income amount$ 6,780.00$ 10,180.00$ 14,290.00$ 14,290.00
Maximum credit amount$ 519.00$ 3,461.00$ 5,716.00$ 6,431.00
Phaseout amount threshold$ 8,490.00$ 18,660.00$ 18,660.00$ 18,660.00
7.65%15.98%21.06%21.06%
EITC Tables for Married taxpayers (married filing jointly, Qualifying Widow(er)) in 2018
ElementNumber of Children
0123
Credit rate7.65%34%40%45%
Earned income amount$ 7,840.00$ 11,750.00$ 16,510.00$ 16,510.00
Maximum credit amount$ 519.00$ 3,461.00$ 5,716.00$ 6,431.00
Phaseout amount threshold$ 14,290.00$ 18,660.00$ 18,660.00$ 18,660.00
Phaseout rate7.65%15.98%21.06%21.06%

Nebraska: Federal FICA Rates in 2018

Nebraska FICA in 2018: Rates for Employers and Employees
FICA categoryEmployeeEmployerTotal
Social Security6.2%6.2%12.4%
Medicare1.45%1.45%2.9%
Additional Medicare0.9%0%0.9%
Federal Unemployment Taxes (FUTA)0%6%6%
Nebraska FICA in 2018: Thresholds for Employers and Employees
FICA categoryEmployeeEmployer
Min. EarningsMax. ContributionMin. EarningsMax. Contribution
Social Securityn/a$ 128,400.00n/a$ 128,400.00
Medicaren/an/an/an/a
Additional Medicare$ 200,000.00n/an/an/a
Federal Unemployment Taxes (FUTA)n/an/an/a$ 7,000.00

Nebraska: Federal Retirement Plan Thresholds in 2018

Federal Retirement Plan Types and Thresholds in 2018
Retirment Plan typeStandardOver 50 Catch Up
401(k), 403(b), SARSEP, and 457 plans$ 18,500.00$ 6,000.00
SIMPLE plans$ 12,500.00$ 3,000.00

2018 Tax Calculator for Nebraska

The 2018 tax rates and thresholds for both the Nebraska State Tax Tables and Federal Tax Tables are comprehensively integrated into the Nebraska Tax Calculator for 2018. This tool is freely available and is designed to help you accurately estimate your 2019 tax return.

Historic Tax Tables supported for Nebraska

The following tax tables are supported by iCalculator™ US as part of the suite of free tax tools available in the US Tax HUB we provide for Nebraska.