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I live In Pennsylvania but work for a company in Maryland.

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I live In Pennsylvania but work for a company in Maryland. After filing a tax return earlier this year, we learned that Maryland taxes were coming out of my paycheck rather than Pennsylvania taxes. If this continues, Pennsylvania will expect me to prepay my state taxes on a quarterly basis rather than waiting until the ordinary state filing each year. As a salaried employee of the organization headquartered in Maryland, isn't my employer legally obligated to arrange for the right taxes to be taken out of my paycheck rather than just what's convenient for him?
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HI. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you.

Your employer is required to withhold taxes in state the job is located. Unless you specifically request your employer has no legal obligation to withhold your PA taxes. It is your responsibility.

PA has a reciprocity agreement with MD, which means you only need to file PA tax return (assuming no taxes were withheld for MD). You need to contact your HR department and request to have PA taxes withheld, instead of MD.

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