TaxStats for Victoria FY2013

In FY 2013 the ATO recorded 3,173,515 individuals in Victoria. Of these people, 3,153,015 made a taxable income or loss. 2,542,775 of the population paid a gross amount of tax. After tax offsets, 2,332,460 people actually paid a net amount of tax. There were 820,555 non-taxable people who paid net tax of $0.

VIC TaxStats FY2013%Ppl#PplVIC
Total Individuals100%3,173,515
Salary or Wage 79%2,505,685$52,564$131,708,632,397
Gross Interest57%1,809,890$2,083$3,770,476,950
Unfranked Dividends10%308,960$778$240,324,798
Franked Dividends23%738,985$7,146$5,281,131,660
Dividend Franking Credit23%736,700$3,067$2,259,176,626
Capital Gains4%132,920$19,666$2,613,982,377
Termination Payouts2%60,565$14,313$866,861,904
Tips/Directors Fees etc19%590,595$3,685$2,176,494,982
Business Income10%302,500$21,832$6,604,071,923
Foreign Income5%161,335$1,563$252,124,677
Government payments7%223,345$5,314$1,186,831,967
Government pensions5%160,790$9,397$1,510,931,812
Total Income or Loss100%3,159,320$55,828$176,378,198,410
Charitable Gifts39%1,232,200$488$601,755,732
Cost of Tax Affairs50%1,573,340$366$575,470,166
Work Car expenses27%860,910$2,674$2,301,694,770
Work Travel expenses10%327,430$1,389$454,873,999
Self Education expenses4%134,315$2,007$269,602,330
Total Deductions81%2,571,550$3,172$8,155,912,505
Taxable Income99%3,153,015$53,260$167,929,678,083
Medicare Levy 70%2,215,495$1,022$2,263,910,541
Medicare Surcharge 1%39,620$1,213$48,047,770
Gross Tax 80%2,542,775$13,802$35,096,295,727
Net Tax 73%2,332,460$15,400$35,919,826,153
Average Tax 100%3,173,515 $11,319$35,919,826,153
Gross Tax Rate 80%2,542,775 26%$35,096,295,727
Net Tax Rate 73%2,332,460 29%$35,919,826,153
Average Tax Rate 100%3,173,515 21%$35,919,826,153
%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 VIC.

The average taxable income was $53,260. It is estimated that the average taxable income for people who paid a net amount of tax was $67775.

The average net tax paid was $15,400. This equates to an average tax of 29 cents in the dollar on taxable income.

The Medicare levy was paid by 2,215,495 people for an average of $1,022. 39,620 people paid $1,213 on average more for the Medicare surcharge.

2,505,685 people earned a salary or wage and took home an average of $52,564 each.

Government allowance and payments were collected by 223,345 people for on average $5,314. 160,790 people received the pension or other allowance.

Charitable gifts and donations of an average of $488 were made by 1,232,200 people.

The costs of tax affairs for 1,573,340 people were claimed for $366 each.