Looking for Washington D.C. tax information? In this article, you will find the latest resources on state tax, unemployment, income tax and more. Office of the Chief Financial Officer
Dept. of Employment Services
Washington D.C. Withholding Requirements:
- Register as employer by filing Form FR-500 (Combined Registration Application): register online by clicking here.
- Employee Withholding Allowance Certificate, D-4
- Withholding Method = formula
- Supplemental Rate = formula
Washington D.C. Local Washington DC Taxes:
Washington D.C. State Unemployment Insurance (SUI):
Wage base is $9,000 for 2015 Reserve ratio formula Contribution rate Table V,Rates range from 1.80% to 7.20%
New employers use 2.70% for 2015
Rates include the 0.2% administrative assessment fee.
Washington D.C. State Disability Insurance (SDI):
Washington D.C. State Labor Laws:
Minimum Wage - District law states that minimum wage is either $7.00 per hour or the Federal Minimum wage plus $1 whichever is higher. Therefore current minimum wage in DC is $8.25. As of July 1, 2014 it will be $9.50
Termination Pay - If fired pay by next business day. Quit - earlier of next regular payday or seven days.
Washington D.C. New Hire Reporting:
District of Columbia Directory of New Hires
P.O. Box 366 Holbrook, MA 02343
To report online click here.
Remit Withholding for Washington D.C. Child Support to:
DC Child Support Clearinghouse
P.O. Box 37868 Washington, DC 20013-7868
For paycheck calculation visit the Washington DC Paycheck Calculator of PaycheckCity.
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