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  • California extends deadlines due to fires
  • Illinois requires immediate withholding rate change
  • Maine budget bill makes changes to personal income tax
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  • Iowa weekly benefit amounts
  • Iowa taxable wage base


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California extends deadlines due to fires

Employers in Butte County directly affected by the Wall fire may request up to a 60-day extension of time from the EDD to file their state payroll reports and/or deposit state payroll taxes without penalty or interest. This extension may be granted under Section 1111.5 of the California Unemployment Insurance Code (CUIC). A written request for extension must be received within 60 days from the original delinquent date of the payment or return. Visit the Emergency and Disaster Assistance for Employers page for more information. (California Employment Development Department EDD Tax Branch News #345, July 11, 2017.)

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Illinois requires immediate withholding rate change

Illinois has issued a notice requiring the employers and payroll service providers to implement the new 4.95% withholding rate immediately. The Illinois Income Tax rate for individuals has increased from 3.75 percent (.0375) to 4.95 percent (.0495), effective July 1, 2017. (Illinois Department of Revenue Informational Bulletin, FY 2018-03, July 2017.) FY 2018-03

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Maine budget bill makes changes to personal income tax

Maine Gov. Paul LePage has signed a budget bill that makes changes to the personal income tax, The bill repeals the 3% personal income tax surcharge imposed on taxable income in excess of $200,000 that was approved by a statewide vote on November 8, 2016. The repeal applies for tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2017. (HP_281 L.D. 390 (H.P. 281), Laws 2017, effective July 4, 2017, applicable as noted.)

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Unemployment Insurance Reports with Social Security

Iowa weekly benefit amounts

For the year beginning July 2, 2017, the maximum weekly benefit amounts are $455 for an individual with no dependents, $473 for an individual with one dependent, $490 for an individual with two dependents, $516 for an individual with three dependents, and $559 for an individual with four or more dependents. The minimum weekly benefit amounts will be $68, $71, $74, $78, and $82, respectively (IWD Communication, Iowa ¶1910).

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Iowa taxable wage base

The taxable wage base in Iowa for 2018 will be $29,900, an increase of $600 from the 2017 taxable wage base amount of $29,300 (IWD Communication, Iowa ¶1205).

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Payroll and Unemployment Insurance NetNews is a current summary of federal and state employment laws and regulations, compliance issues, and other topics related to proper handling of day to day workplace matters. This timely information comes from the Payroll Management Guide and Unemployment Insurance Reporter with Social Security.

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