Payroll Taxes

Learn more about keeping your business compliant with payroll tax requirements.

Unemployment Tax Laws by State

Part of employers' payroll tax responsibilities is to pay state unemployment taxes to fund unemployment compensation benefit programs. If you are an employer in Alaska, New Jersey, or Pennsylvania, you may also be required to withhold unemployment taxes from your employees' wages.

Click on your state in the table below for general information about its unemployment tax. The information includes:

  • a short description of the employment level required to subject you to the state's tax
  • the range of the state's tax rates
  • the rate assigned to employers not having an experience rating, if available
  • the maximum wage amount to which the state's tax applies
  • the withholding rate on employees (where applicable)
  • the contact information for the agency that administers the state's tax

Category : Payroll Taxes
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  • Unemployment
  • Payroll Taxes
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