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For third party sick pay made by an insurance company, do I

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for third party sick pay made by an insurance company, do I the previous employer show this amount in box 1 or just box 13
JA: The Accountant will know how to help. Please tell me more, so we can help you best.
Customer: i paid the employer portion of fica only
JA: Is there anything else the Accountant should be aware of?
Customer: can i issue 2 w2 forms
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Robin D. replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  Robin D. replied 7 months ago.

If the employee paid all the premium payments for this then the amount is not taxable to them now. It would not be entered in Box 1 .

That would be shown in Box 12 with a J: Nontaxable sick pay

No you do not issue 2 W2s for the same individual.

Expert:  Robin D. replied 7 months ago.

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