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Are Social Security taxes taken out before or after taxes?

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Social Security (FICA) taxes are withheld from your gross (before tax) salary.
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Your husband and you draw Social Security and have tax taken out before you receive your check When you file your taxes do you have to again pay taxes on that money?

When you file you will calculate the correct amount of taxes that you actually owe. If not enough was taken out, you will have to pay more. If too much was taken out, you

Can a Social Security Disability check be taken for taxes?

The IRS can garnish up to 15% of your Social Security Disability check unless you work out an alternate repayment plan or are categorized as "uncollectible" due to income and

Do you have to have taxes taken out of your social security check and if so how much?

No you do not have to have taxes taken out of your SS check. Unless you specifically request to have taxes taken out, they will not be taken out. But remember that whether y

Can you have more Social Security Tax taken out of your check?

  No....considering first that your employer pays half of the required contribution, and the way it is calculated and the way that is all reported would have to tie in mat

What year was social security first taken out of payroll taxes?

The Social Security Act was signed into law on August 14, 1935. It was signed by President Franklin Roosevelt. Taxes were collected for the first time in January 1937.  

Is Social Security Taxes a progressive tax or proportional tax?

Social Security Taxes are a Proportional Tax. A Percentage of a person's income is paid to Social Security, this is half of the total amount paid to them, the Other half of a

Do your tax pay your social security?

The taxes that you are paying now for for the social security and medicare insurance program are being used to pay for the benefits that the current beneficiaries are receivin