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Does the spouse of a sole proprietor in PA have to have PA SUI withheld & the employer contribution paid on her behalf?
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The spouse would be considered excluded from PAs unemployment law, so neither SUI or employer contributions are necessary.
Here's a page with the description of what family employment is and is not covered:
http://www.uc.pa.gov/employers-uc-services-uc-tax/covered/Pages/Exclusions.aspx
Let me know if you need anything else. If not please leave a rating. Thanks!
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