TaxStats for Australian Capital Territory FY2013

In FY 2013 the ATO recorded 240,405 individuals in Australian Capital Territory. Of these people, 239,500 made a taxable income or loss. 206,865 of the population paid a gross amount of tax. After tax offsets, 195,790 people actually paid a net amount of tax. There were 43,710 non-taxable people who paid net tax of $0.

ACT TaxStats FY2013%Ppl#PplACT
Total Individuals100%240,405
Salary or Wage 82%197,615$65,458$12,935,421,116
Gross Interest64%153,835$1,809$278,363,140
Unfranked Dividends9%20,715$655$13,564,384
Franked Dividends28%67,100$5,285$354,590,069
Dividend Franking Credit28%66,825$2,271$151,785,315
Capital Gains5%10,845$13,984$151,653,387
Termination Payouts1%2,745$15,109$41,473,620
Tips/Directors Fees etc14%33,240$3,724$123,800,950
Business Income6%14,870$24,468$363,844,468
Foreign Income6%15,295$991$15,153,323
Government payments4%9,965$5,114$50,964,908
Government pensions5%10,870$7,657$83,233,218
Total Income or Loss100%239,795$67,473$16,179,720,714
Charitable Gifts45%109,125$575$62,707,202
Cost of Tax Affairs43%103,340$481$49,667,846
Work Car expenses23%54,650$2,098$114,679,253
Work Travel expenses8%20,195$1,098$22,170,836
Self Education expenses6%14,425$1,943$28,022,314
Total Deductions83%200,630$2,753$552,366,778
Taxable Income100%239,500$65,180$15,610,492,770
Medicare Levy 78%186,725$1,148$214,285,097
Medicare Surcharge 2%5,585$1,094$6,109,929
Gross Tax 86%206,865$16,928$3,501,913,250
Net Tax 81%195,790$18,131$3,549,774,351
Average Tax 100%240,405 $14,766$3,549,774,351
Gross Tax Rate 86%206,865 26%$3,501,913,250
Net Tax Rate 81%195,790 28%$3,549,774,351
Average Tax Rate 100%240,405 23%$3,549,774,351
%PPL is rounded Percentage of total individuals used in the average (AVG).
#PPL is the number of individuals used to calculate the average (AVG).
*Tax Rates calculated from Taxable Income.
*Treat each stat/line item separately. Columns while related do not total due to different numbers of people used in each calculation.
*This table was created by aggregating 2013 ATO individual data by postcodes in ACT.

The average taxable income was $65,180. It is estimated that the average taxable income for people who paid a net amount of tax was $77052.

The average net tax paid was $18,131. This equates to an average tax of 28 cents in the dollar on taxable income.

The Medicare levy was paid by 186,725 people for an average of $1,148. 5,585 people paid $1,094 on average more for the Medicare surcharge.

197,615 people earned a salary or wage and took home an average of $65,458 each.

Government allowance and payments were collected by 9,965 people for on average $5,114. 10,870 people received the pension or other allowance.

Charitable gifts and donations of an average of $575 were made by 109,125 people.

The costs of tax affairs for 103,340 people were claimed for $481 each.