The rate and maximum of Canada employment amount year by year

Canada employment amount is a non-refundable credit for work-related expenses, such as home computers, uniforms, and supplies. It was introduced in 2006.

The following table shows the rate and maximum amount year by year:

Rates and maximums of Canada Employment Amounts

YearLowest Tax rateMaximum amountMaximum credit
2014 15% $1,127 $169.05
2013 15% $1,117 $167.55
2012 15% $1,095 $164.25
2011 15% $1,065 $159.75
2010 15% $1,051 $157.65
2009 15% $1,044 $156.60
2008 15% $1,019 $152.85
2007 15% $1,000 $150.00
2006 15.25% $250 $38.12

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