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i make 9.50 dollars an hour and i work 40 hours a week, how

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i make 9.50 dollars an hour and i work 40 hours a week, how much will federal, state, and the local government take out of my check. i dont claim anyone but myself.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 8 years ago.

Dear msmith,


Thank you for your question.


your biweely pay check should approximate the following:


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Bi-weekly Gross Pay


Federal Withholding


Social Security






City Tax


School Tax


Net Pay




NOTE: This assumes you are not contributing to any pre-retirement or health benefits.