withholding tax

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Synonyms for withholding tax

income tax withheld from employees' wages and paid directly to the government by the employer

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Some combination of payroll tax increases and benefit reductions can bring revenues and obligations into balance.
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The results of the project will be used to improve payroll tax compliance as well as IRS audit techniques.
Senate majority leader, Harry Reid, is considering a proposal to increase the Medicare payroll tax on high-income workers to help offset the costs of providing health insurance to millions of Americans, aides said Thursday.
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the taxpayer's arguments that he was exempt from any obligation for the payroll tax because of his volunteer status with the organization and the government's failure to warn him (and the public) of the potential tax liability.
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