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If an EE is resident of NY and works in NJ are they required

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If an EE is resident of NY and works in NJ are they required to pay both NY SITW and NJ SITW
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 8 years ago.

Generally SITW is based on where the workplace is located - in your case NJ SITW is required.


Some companies may provide additional withholding based on employee's residence - but are not required to do so.


The employee will file NJ tax return as no-resident and NY tax return as a resident. On NY tax return he/she may claim a credit for taxes paid to NJ.


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