If you make 200,000 GH₵ a year living in Ghana, you will be taxed 56,887 GH₵. That means that your net pay will be 143,113 GH₵ per year, or 11,926 GH₵ per month. Your average tax rate is 28.4% and your marginal tax rate is 30.5%. This marginal tax rate means that your immediate additional income will be taxed at this rate. For instance, an increase of 100 GH₵ in your salary will be taxed 30.50 GH₵, hence, your net pay will only increase by 69.50 GH₵.
A 1,000 GH₵ bonus will generate an extra 695 GH₵ of net incomes. A 5,000 GH₵ bonus will generate an extra 3,475 GH₵ of net incomes.
NOTE* Withholding is calculated based on the tables of Ghana, 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.