2018 Payroll Tax Updates

Payroll tax updates are available for download from the following links. See your product link to view when your product was last changed. If you are not on a Customer Care Membership and would like to receive tax updates, call 1-800-732-9464 for more information.

What’s included in the 2018 tax table updates

All required State, Federal, and FICA tax changes effective January 1, 2018. The FICA Wage Base Limit changed to $128,400 for 2018.

Federal Tax changes (received 03/16/2018)

  • Federal Withholding Tables
  • FICA Wage Limit change to 128,400

State Tax changes we have received (As of 06/21/2018):

  • Alaska*
  • Arkansas*
  • California****
  • Colorado*
  • Delaware*
  • Hawaii*
  • Idaho*
  • Illinois
  • Iowa*
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri**
  • Montana*
  • Nevada*
  • New Jersey*
  • New Mexico**
  • New York**
  • New York - New York City
  • New York - Yonkers
  • North Carolina*
  • North Dakota*
  • Ohio*
  • Oklahoma*
  • Oregon*****
  • Pennsylvania*
  • Rhode Island***
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee*
  • Utah**
  • Vermont*
  • Washington*
  • Washington DC
  • Wisconsin*
  • Wyoming*

       *State Unemployment Changes Only.

      **State Withholding and State Unemployment Changes.

     ***State Withholding, Unemployment and SDI Changes. For approximately 75% of employers in Rhode Island, the wage base will be $23,500. For employers that pay at the highest unemployment tax rate (25% of employers), the wage base will be $24,500.

  ****State Withholding and SDI Changes

*****State Withholding, State Unemployment and Oregon Statewide Transportation Tax (effective 7/1/2018) Changes.

Credit Reduction States for 2018 required to pay FUTA at an additional rate on Form 940:

  • California

The following states have reported there will be no withholding changes for 2018.

  • Arkansas
  • Connecticut
  • Georgia
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Michigan
  • Nebraska
  • Ohio
  • Utah
  • West Virgina
  • Wisconsin

If your state is not listed above, we have not received any information regarding tax table changes. Check back later for updated tax tables.

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