Posts Tagged ‘payroll taxes’

Law Requires Electronic Filing/Payment of Payroll Taxes

The California Chamber of Commerce is reminding employers with nine or fewer employees that they will be required to electronically submit employment tax returns, wage reports and payroll tax deposits to the Employment Development Department (EDD) beginning January 1, 2018. This requirement was already in place for employers with 10 or more employees. All remaining […]

15 Nov 17 - Reporting Requirements - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »

Payroll Tax Deduction Rates Will Rise in 2018

For 2018, the Social Security Administration announced that the Social Security taxable wage base will rise by $1,500 — from $127,200 to $128,700 maximum taxable earnings. The Social Security withholding rate is unchanged for 2018 and remains at 6.2 percent, up to the maximum taxable amount. The Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax rate – […]

24 Oct 17 - Compensation - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »

Payroll Tax Deduction Rates Remain Unchanged

For 2016, the Social Security Administration announced that the Social Security taxable wage base will remain the same — $118,500 maximum taxable earnings. The Social Security withholding rate is unchanged for 2016 and remains at 6.2 percent, up to the maximum taxable amount. The FICA tax rate – which is the combined total of the […]

21 Oct 15 - Compensation - Gail Cecchettini Whaley - No CommentsRead More »