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Social Security Tax Increase

The payroll tax cut that reduced the employee share of Social Security tax from 6.2 percent to 4.2 percent in 2011 and 2012 expired on December 31, 2012. Therefore, social security tax will be withheld at the rate of 6.2 percent from employees’ wages paid on or after January 1, 2013.

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