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what is sui employer taxes %

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i am starting to pay taxes for my nanny,wanted to know what sui smployer tax means an the %
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Wendy Reed replied 10 years ago.
This is usually state unemployment insurance. Is your nanny going to be a W2 employee? Also, what state are you located in?
Customer: replied 10 years ago.
Reply to Wendy Rieger's Post: yes she will be given a w2 at the end of the in maryland
Expert:  Wendy Reed replied 10 years ago.

SUI is due on the first $8500 of employee's income. If you are a new employer, yoiu will be using a new account rate. You will need to contact the Maryland comptroller ( ) office for this rate, since the published info says that it varies from 1- 2.6%

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