Looking for Louisiana state tax information? In this article, we will provide the latest resources on state tax, unemployment, income tax and more. Louisiana Department of Revenue
Louisiana Workforce Commission
Louisiana Withholding Requirements:
Register as an employer by clicking here. Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate - Form L-4
Withholding Method = formula
Supplemental Rate = Add to regular wages for current or preceding payroll period, compute tax on total, and subtract tax withheld from regular wages.
Louisiana Local Taxes:
Louisiana State Unemployment Insurance (SUI):
Reserve ratio formula
Wage base is $7,700. for 2014 and 2015
Employer tax rates range from 0.10% to 6.20%
New employers pay the average industry rate, which will be between 1.21% and 3.02% based upon industry and rates classification.
Louisiana State Disability Insurance (SDI):
Louisiana State Labor Laws:
Minimum Wage - The Federal minimum wage rate applies.
Termination Pay - Fired/quit - by next regular payday or no later than 15 days after end of employment
Louisiana New Hire Reporting:
Employers must report hiring, rehiring, and return to work within 20 days on Form W-4 (or equivalent). Report should include Employer's name, address, FEIN; employee's name, address, SSN, occupation. Send to:
Louisiana Directory of New Hires
P.O. Box 142513 Richmond, VA 78714-2513
To report online click here.
Remit Withholding for Louisiana Child Support to:
Centralized Collection Unit
P.O. Box 260222 Baton Rouge, LA 70826888-524-3578To Remit online click here.
Louisiana Reciprocal States:
NoneTo see a paycheck calculation for this state, visit the Louisiana Paycheck Calculator at PaycheckCity.
These free resources should not be taken as tax or legal advice. Content provided is intended as general information. Tax regulations and laws change and the impact of laws can vary. Consult a tax advisor, CPA or lawyer for guidance on your specific situation.