Employment Tax Publications You May Find Useful

About Publication 15, (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide

Publication 15 explains an employer's tax responsibilities for withholding, depositing, reporting, and paying employment taxes. Includes the tax tables needed to figure the taxes to withold from each employee. This publication explains your tax responsibilities as an employer.

About Publication 15-A, Employer's Supplemental Tax Guide (Supplement to Circular E, Employer's Tax Guide, Publication 15)

Publication 15-A supplements Circular E, and contains specialized and detailed employment tax information supplementing the basic information provided in Circular E (Pub. 15). This publication contains specialized and detailed employment tax information supplementing the basic information provided in Publication 15 (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide.

About Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits

Information about Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 15-B is for employers who provide fringe benefits to employees, and is used to determine whether the benefits are taxable.

About Publication 51, (Circular A), Agricultural Employer's Tax Guide

Information about Publication 51, (Circular A), Agricultural Employer's Tax Guide, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 51 contains information on Social Security and Medicare taxes, FUTA, and withheld income tax for agricultural labor for employers of agricultural workers.

About Publication 80, Circular SS - Federal Tax Guide for Employers in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Information about Publication 80, Circular SS - Federal Tax Guide for Employers in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, including recent updates. This publication is for employers whose principal place of business is in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, or who have employees who are subject to income tax withholding for any of these jurisdictions.

About Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses

Information about Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses, including recent updates. Publication 463 explains what expenses are deductible, how to report them, what records you'll need, and how to treat expense reimbursements.

About Publication 517, Social Security and Other Information for Members of the Clergy and Religious Workers

Publication 517 covers the collection of social security and Medicare taxes from members of the clergy and religious workers, including how members of the clergy can apply for exemption from self-employment tax. This publication contains information for ministers, members of a religious order, Christian Science practitioners and readers, religious workers (church employees) and members of a recognized religious sect.

About Publication 521, Moving Expenses

Publication 521 explains the deduction of certain expenses of moving to a new home because you changed job locations or started a new job. This publication explains the deduction of certain expenses of moving to a new home because you changed job locations or started a new job.

About Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income

Publication 525 discusses many kinds of income (money, property, or services) and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable.

About Publication 557, Tax-Exempt Status for Your Organization

Information about Publication 557, Tax-Exempt Status for Your Organization, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 557 discusses the rules and procedures for organizations that seek recognition of exemption from federal income tax under section 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code.

About Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide

Information about Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 926 will help you decide if you have a household employee, and if you need to pay federal employment taxes. It explains how to figure, pay, and report those taxes.

About Publication 957, Reporting Back Pay and Special Wage Payments to the Social Security Administration

Publication 957 discusses back pay under a statute and special wage payments. It also explains how to report these payments to the Social Security Administration. This publication, written primarily for employers, discusses back pay under a statute and special wage payments. It also explains how to report these payments to the Social Security Administration (SSA) .

About Publication 969, Health Savings Accounts and Other Tax-Favored Health Plans

Information about Publication 969, Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and Other Tax-Favored Health Plans, including recent updates. Publication 969 explains HSAs, medical savings accounts, health flexible spending arrangements, and health reimbursement arrangements.

About Publication 970, Tax Benefits for Education

Publication 970 explains tax provisions for persons saving for or paying education costs for themselves or family members. It covers various types of educational assistance, tax credits, and nine other types of tax benefits.

About Publication 1141, General Rules and Specifications for Substitute Forms W-2 and W-3

Information about Publication 1141, General Rules and Specifications for Substitute Forms W-2 and W-3, including recent updates. This publication provides the requirements of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) regarding the preparation and use of substitute forms for Form W-2 and Form W-3 for wages paid during the calendar year.

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Specifications for Electronic Filing of Forms 1097, 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, 5498, and W-2G

About Publication 1223, General Rules and Specifications For Substitute Forms W-2c and W-3c

Information about Publication 1223, General Rules and Specifications For Substitute Forms W-2c and W-3c, including recent updates. This publication is a reprint of the revenue procedure stating the requirements of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) regarding the preparation and use of substitute forms for Form W-2c, Corrected Wage and Tax Statement, and Form W-3c, Transmittal of Corrected Wage and Tax Statements, for wages paid during the calendar year.

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Reasonable Cause Regulations and Requirements for Missing and Incorrect Name/TINs (including instructions for reading CD/DVDs)