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Texas State Resources
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Texas Workforce Commission
Register as an employer in Texas. No withholding taxWithholding method= NA Supplemental rate = NA
No local tax
State Unemployment Insurance (SUI)
Benefit ratio formula
Wage Base $9,000 for 2014
Rates Range from 0.51% to 7.41% for 2014 New employers use greater of the average rate for all employers in the NAICS code to which they belong or 2.7%Employer rate consists of General Tax Rate (GTR) + Replenishment Tax Rate (RTR) + Obligation Assessment Rate (OA) + Employment Training Investment Assessment (ETA)
State Disability Insurance (SDI)
State Labor Laws
Minimum wage - The Federal minimum wage rate applies
Termination Pay - Fired - 6 days. Quit - next regular payday
New Hire Reporting
Employers must report hiring, rehiring, and return to work within 20 days on Form W-4 (or equivalent) to:
ENHR Operations Center
P.O. Box 149224
Austin, TX 78714-9224
Fax: 800-732-5015Report Texas new hires online.
Child Support Withholding
Remit withholding for child support to:
Child Support Enforcement DivisionOffice of the Attorney General300 West 15th Street, Suite 1401M
P.O. Box 12017
Austin, TX 78711-2017
Fax: 325-675-6423Report Texas child support withholding online.
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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.