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Tax and Labor Law

Find lots of important information about federal and state tax and labor law changes, as well as useful forms, tax tools and calculators.


Pennsylvania Payroll Tax Rates in 2015

December 12, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
Note: Pennsylvania’s 2016 rates have now been posted!   Here is a summary of all the changes to Pennsylvania payroll tax rates in 2015. We keep this page updated, but if you’d like to be alerted to more changes to Pennsylvania Payroll Tax rates in future, you can subscribe to our Payroll Tax Alert Service […]
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New Jersey Payroll Tax Rates in 2015

December 12, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
Note: New Jersey’s 2016 rates have now been posted!   If you’re a small business in New Jersey, then here is a summary of all the payroll tax changes that you need to know about in 2015. We keep this page updated, but if you’d like to be alerted to more changes to New Jersey […]
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2015 Federal Payroll Tax Rate Changes

December 12, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
Note: The 2016 rates have now been posted!   Here is a handy summary of the 2015 Federal payroll tax changes including Social Security, Medicare, Unemployment Tax, Minimum Wage, 401k limits and much more.   Print 2015 Payroll Tax alert   Social Security / Medicare The wage base increases to $118,500 for Social Security and […]
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Calendar of Important Payroll Tax Deadlines in 2014

July 8, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
January  31st   Deadline for W2s and 1099s to be distributed to employees and contractors   File 941 for Q4 2013   File 943 and 944 for 2013   February  28th   File copy A of W2s, W3, 1099s and 1096s   Deadline for paper 1096 and 1099 to be filed   March  15th   […]
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Federal Payroll Tax Changes in 2014

July 7, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
Social Security / Medicare   The wage base increases to $117,000 for Social Security and remains UNLIMITED for Medicare. For Social Security, the tax rate is 6.20% for both employers and employees (Maximum Social Security tax withheld from wages is $7,254.00 in 2014). For Medicare, the rate remains unchanged at 1.45% for both employers and […]
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Pennsylvania Payroll Tax Rates in 2014

May 28, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
Pennsylvania Income Tax Rate The withholding rate for 2014 remains at 3.07%     Pennsylvania Unemployment Tax The employee rate for 2014 is 0.07%. Wages subject to unemployment contributions for employees are unlimited. Wages subject to unemployment contributions for employers increase to $8,750.     City of Philadelphia Wage Tax Effective January 1 through June […]
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New Jersey Payroll Tax Rates in 2014

May 28, 2014 | posted by Abacus Payroll
If you’re a small business in New Jersey, then here is a summary of all the payroll tax changes that you need to know about in 2014. We keep this page updated, but if you’d like to be alerted to more changes to New Jersey Payroll Tax rates in future, you can subscribe to our […]
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