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I’m in my excel program and making payroll stubs to print out and I have to enter the federal income tax percentage based on allowance

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I already know that ss is 6.2% and mcr is 1.45% I just need the federal

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Tax Professional: Dr. Fiona Chen, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) replied 27 days ago
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Tax Professional: Dr. Fiona Chen, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) replied 27 days ago

Dear Customer,

The enclosed website link below is the IRS 2018 withholding table. It is not for faint heart persons. It is not just one percentage. That one percentage is based on periods of payroll and amount of income. The withholding amount is based on the amount of the last layer plus the percentage of this layer of income bracket. But this is the one.

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/n1036.pdf

The other choice may be easier is IRS publication 15. It at least gives a number for the class we can find.

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p15.pdf

Regards,

Fiona

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