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Thomas Lisak | 1.3.2014

2014 Social Security Changes

The following is a summary of the 2014 Social Security thresholds that impact both working and retired Americans: Cost of Living Increase (COLA) The COLA
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Thomas Lisak | 1.2.2014

Payroll-Related Information for 2013 and 2014

Following is a summary of employer payroll information for 2013 and 2014: Form 940 FUTA Tax The Department of Labor did not include Pennsylvania on the
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Thomas Lisak | 11.12.2013

Are You Personally Liable For Payroll Taxes?

Payroll taxes are withheld from employees’ wages by their employer, and those taxes are remitted by the employer to the various government taxing
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Thomas Lisak | 5.7.2013

Payroll Additional Medicare Tax for 2013

The additional Medicare tax on high-income earners went into effect on January 1, 2013. This tax was enacted as part of the 2010 health care legislation.

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Thomas Lisak | 1.29.2013

2013 Social Security Changes

Payroll tax cut ends. The temporary payroll tax cut which began in 2011 was allowed to expire at the end of 2012. Workers will now resume contributing
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Thomas Lisak | 1.17.2013

Additional Payroll-Related Information for 2013

Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation Tax The taxable wage base for employers has increased from $8,000 to $8,500 for the 2013 tax year. The taxable wage
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Thomas Lisak | 12.21.2012

Payroll-Related Information for 2012 and 2013

Form 940 FUTA Tax: The Department of Labor did not include Pennsylvania on the list of credit reduction states for 2012. As a result, Pennsylvania employers
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Thomas Lisak | 1.24.2012

Pennsylvania Employers Receive an Unwelcome Surprise on Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA)

PA employers are learning that their Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA) for 2011 is greater than they anticipated, even though the FUTA tax rate decreased

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Thomas Lisak | 12.1.2011

Social Security and Who Said the Government Doesn't Have a Sense of Humor?

In an earlier news release, the Social Security Administration published its annual list of the most popular baby names. For 2010, the most popular boy’s
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Thomas Lisak | 10.26.2011

PA Required Local Earned Income Tax Withholding Begins Soon

Pennsylvania Act 32 will require all Pennsylvania employers (except for those located in Philadelphia) to withhold local earned income tax from their employees beginning January 1, 2012.

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