Income tax on rent, worked example, in Honduras

October 12, 2018

Non-resident couple´s rental income1
Monthly Rental Income2 1,500 6,000 12,000
Annual Rental Income 18,000 72,000 144,000
Less: Expenses3 8,000 20,000 30,000
Depreciation4 2,000 30,000 40,000
= Taxable Income 8,000 22,000 74,000
Income Tax5
Flat rate 25% 2,000 5,500 18,500
Annual Income Tax Due 2,000 5,500 18,500
Tax Due as % of Gross Income 11.11% 12.85% 12.85%
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1 The property is jointly owned by husband and wife.

2 Exchange rate used: 1.00 US$ = 22.60 HNL

3 Estimated values. Income-generating expenses are deductible when calculating taxable income.

4 Estimated values.

5 Rental income earned by nonresident individuals is taxed at a flat rate of 25%.



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