For the Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance (OASDI) tax or Social
Security tax in the United States, the Social Security Wage Base (SSWB) is the
maximum earned gross income or ...
This limit changes each year with changes in the national average wage index.
We call this annual limit the contribution and benefit base. For earnings in 2017, ...
OASDI and SSI Program Rates & Limits 2016 ... This rate does not reflect the
additional 0.9 percent in Medicare taxes certain high-income taxpayers are.
Aug 16, 2016 ... Describes the annual maximum social security tax for the current and previous
years, and how it affects earnings from employment and ...
Jun 24, 2016 ... 6.2% Social Security tax on the first $118,500 of wages (maximum tax is
$7,347.00 [6.2% of $118,500]), plus; b. 1.45% Medicare tax on the first ...
For 2016, the maximum limit on earnings for withholding of Social Security (Old-
Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) Tax remains $118,500.00. The Social ...
Oct 15, 2015 ... For more about 2017 Social Security earnings limits, see the SHRM Online article
2017 Payroll Taxes Will Hit Higher Incomes.
Jan 15, 2016 ... Therefore, for 2016, the FICA tax rate will be 7.65%, to the height of the social
security wage base. This means the maximum social security tax ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... The current tax rate for social security is 6.2% for the employer and ... The wage
base limit is the maximum wage that is subject to the tax for that ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... Employees will pay the 6.2 percent Social Security tax on the first $118,500 of
their wages, with a maximum tax of $7,347. In addition, they will ...