How to Calculate Income Tax in Alberta

by Seth Amery, studioD

Tax levied on an individual's income for a given year is known as income tax. For Alberta, January 2010 was the beginning of a new tax system that affects income tax returns going onward. Citizens of Alberta can use an online calculator to help them determine what their income tax will be.

Open the online calculator on the official website for the Government of Alberta.

Read the full list of assumptions for an in-depth description on the calculator.

Supply the requested information. This includes your marital status, number of children, wages and deductions. Results will automatically appear.


  • Children refers to any individuals in your household under the age of 16 who do not bring in any income.

Items you will need

  • Online calculator

About the Author

Seth Amery is a long-time writer whose specialties extend to all areas of video games, having written thousands of tutorials, fully-featured strategy guides and reviews across all platforms. His experience also includes one-on-one relationships with major gaming publishers to write previews on upcoming games, establish interviews with game designers and hold early game giveaways.

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