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Why is no federal tax was taken from my paycheck?

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Possible reasons:
1) Your income is very low.
2) The number of withholding allowances on your W-4 is very high.
3) You claimed "exempt" on your W-4.
4) Your employer is treating you as a contractor rather than an employee.
5) There is some sort of clerical error.
6) You applied for Advance EIC payments.

If you normally get back all of your taxes at the end of the year anyway, this is not a bad thing. If you don't, then you should investigate further.
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