What are the Capital Gains Tax Rates?

The long-term (assets held over 12 months) capital gains tax rates during 2020 are:

Capital Gains Tax Bracket

  • 0%: Income between $0 – $39,375
  • 15% : Income between $39,376 – $434,550
  • 20%: Income over $434,550
  • 28%: Maximum Tax Rate on Section 1202 QSBS Gains that are not excludable

More on calculating your QSBS exclusion

This article does not constitute legal or tax advice. Please consult with your legal or tax advisor with respect to your particular circumstance.

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