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Earners' levy charged at a flat rate each year

These amounts include GST.

Year Levy rate
1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%) 
1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%)
1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%)
1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%)
1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%)
1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 $1.39 per $100 (1.39%)
1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 $1.45 per $100 (1.45%)
1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015 $1.45 per $100 (1.45%)
1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014 $1.70 per $100 (1.70%)
1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013 $1.70 per $100 (1.70%)
1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012 $2.04 per $100 (2.04%)
1 October 2010 to 31 March 2011 $2.04 per $100 (2.04%)
1 April 2010 to 30 September 2010 $2.00 per $100 (2.0%)

Earners' levy deducted on earnings up to an annually prescribed maximum

Year Maximum earnings Maximum levy payable
1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 $130,911  $1,819.66 
1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 $130,911 $1,819.66
1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020 $128,470 $1,785.73
1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 $126,286 $1,755.37
1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018 $124,053 $1,724.33
1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 $122,063 $1,696.67
1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 $120,070 $1,741.01
1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015 $118,191 $1,713.76
1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014 $116,089 $1,973.51
1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013 $113,768 $1,934.05
1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012 $111,669 $2,278.04
1 October 2010 to 31 March 2011 $110,018 $2,244.36
1 April 2010 to 30 September 2010 $110,018 $2,200.36
Last updated: 04 Aug 2021
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