Salary Rate
Year
Month
Semimonthly
Week
Day
Hour
Withholding
Salary
40,000,- kr
Direct Federal Tax 12,11%
- 4,456,- kr
Communal tax
- 7,759,- kr
Church tax
- 261,- kr
Total tax
- 3,200,- kr
Net pay
* 36,800,- kr
Marginal tax rate
8.0%
Average tax rate
8.0%
92.0%
Net pay
8.0%
Total tax
Total tax
Net pay
Summary
If you make 40,000,- kr a year living in the region of Københavns, Denmark, you will be taxed 3,200, kr. That means that your net pay will be 36,800,- kr per year, or 3,067,- kr per month. Your average tax rate is 8.0% and your marginal tax rate is 8.0%. This marginal tax rate means that your immediate additional income will be taxed at this rate. For instance, an increase of 100,- kr in your salary will be taxed 8,- kr, hence, your net pay will only increase by 92,- kr.
Bonus Example
A 1,000,- kr bonus will generate an extra 920,- kr of net incomes. A 5,000,- kr bonus will generate an extra 4,600,- kr of net incomes.
NOTE* Withholding is calculated based on the Københavns tables of Denmark, income tax. For simplification purposes some variables (such as marital status and others) have been assumed. This document does not represent legal authority and shall be used for approximation purposes only.