How to Calculate 2019 Federal Income Withhold Manually


ezPaycheck payroll software speeds up and simplifies payroll tax calculation, paycheck printing and tax reporting for small businesses. However if you like to calculate the taxes manually, you can find the step by step guide below.

Example: Karen is married, with 1 allowance. Her salary rate is $39000. She receives one paycheck each month. .

1. Her gross income for each paycheck is $3250


2. Her standard deduction for each paycheck is $337.5

Year 2019 Standard Deduction is $4,200.00

For each paycheck: 4200/12=$350.00

3. Her taxable income for each paycheck is:


4. Federal tax

Check Monthly tax table for married person

161.70 + 12% x (2900.00-2,600.00)=$197.70

More Information

  • 2019 Federal tax table

  • How to calculate federal tax automatically and withhold it from each paycheck

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  • How to make federal income tax deposit

  • Why the federal income tax is not correct on paystub

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