Can my employer deduct money from my paycheck?

Answer On One Hand: Legal DeductionsThere are some deductions from your paycheck which are legal under federal law. According to the California Department of Industrial Relations, employers can deduct any... Read More »

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How to Keep My Employer From Taking Taxes From My Paycheck?

Federal -- and most state -- laws require your employer to withhold taxes from your paychecks. This includes Social Security tax, Medicare tax, federal income tax and applicable state and local inc... Read More »

Can an employee request his employer not to have withholding tax taken from their payroll paycheck?

According to IRS Form W-4 (Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate) and IRS Publication 501 (Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Exemption from Withholding), employees are responsible f... Read More »

Does an employer have to deduct federal income tax from an employee?

Employers are required by law to deduct federal income tax from employees' income. The amount depends on your exemptions, filing status and the IRS withholding tax tables. If you qualify for exempt... Read More »

How to Save Money When You Live Paycheck to Paycheck?

Putting money aside is a challenge if you are just getting by. If you are out of funds by the time the payday arrives, the last thing on your mind is putting money away for the future. But no matte... Read More »