If employee is exempt from FICA is employer also exempt from contributing to FICA for that employee?

Answer Yes.

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What is FICA employee?

That would be an employee with an employer that is receiving any qualified earned income that is subject to the withholding requirements that employer has to withhold for The (OASDI) Old Age Surviv... Read More »

FICA Limitations & Employee Leasing?

Employers are required to withhold a portion of workers' paychecks for Medicare and Social Security. These are known as FICA taxes. Many employers supply their employees to other companies through... Read More »

Is a paralegal an exempt employee?

Paralegals have historically been classified as non-exempt employees. However, in 2004 the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) updated the regulations of the Fair Pay Overtime Rules, allowing reclassif... Read More »

Exempt Employee Qualifications?

The Fair Labor Standards Act sets the standards for when an employee is excluded from its overtime pay provisions, and such employees are called "exempt." An employer cannot label an employee as ex... Read More »