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ezPayCheck FAQ: How to Withhold SDI (State Disability Insurance Tax)

    Questions: Does ezPaycheck support S.D.I.? Can I add a S.D.I. Deduction and withdraw it from each paycheck automatically?

    Answer: ezPaycheck payroll software is very flexibale. ezPaycheck allows user to add customized dedution or tax.

    Followings are the steps to add a new "SDI" deduction.

    Step 1: Add a new SDI deduction

    1.1. Start ezPaycheck, click the left menu "Company Settings->Deductions" to open Company Deduction Setup screen..

    1.2. Check one Customized deduction item, then clicked the button behind it to open Deduction Details sceen

    1.3. Input "SDI" as the new name.

    1.4. Unchecked "Deduction in percentage of wage" if you do not want to withdraw it by percent.

    1.5. Check other tax options

    1.6. Click the "Save" button and closed Deduction details page.

    1.7. Click "save" button on Company Deduction Setup form to update the database.

    Step 2: Update employee deduction

    2.1. Select one employee from employee list and edited his deduction option.

    2.2. Enter the default amount for SDI deduction. (For example: if the sdi rate is 0.12 per hour, the employee works 80 hours per pay period, you can enter $9.6 there. )

    2.3. Click "next" until finish the employee setup.

    Step 3: Generate a new check

    Create a new check. You can edit the SDI amount if needed.

You can also refer to the following article.

How to add a by percent deduction and withhold it from each paycheck automatically?

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