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Wage Witholding Information & Resources

The information below is provided to employees for informational purposes only. Anyone seeking personal tax advise should seek consultation outside NYU.

2017 Tax Rates and Wage Base Limits

2017 Social Security and Medicare Information 
  Wage Base Rate Maximum Tax Additional Tax
Social Security $127,200 6.20% $7,886.40 N/A
Medicare None 1.45% None 0.90% over $200k
2017 Supplemental Tax Rates 
  Rate
Federal 25.00%
Federal (in excess of $1m) 39.60%
New York State 9.62%
New York City 4.25%

Payroll Tax Rates by State 

You can find the Federal Form W-4 on PeopleSync

State of New York

Wage and Withholding Information

IT-2104 Form (PDF) NYS Employee's Witholding Allowance Certificate and Instructions

IT-2104.1 Form (PDF) NYS, City of New York, and City of Yonkers Certificate of Nonresidence and Allocation of Witholding Tax

IT-2104-E Form (PDF) NYS Certificate of Exemption from Witholding and Instructions

IT-2104-IND Form (PDF) New York State Certificate of Exemption from Withholding

IT-2104-MS Form (PDF) New York State Withholding Exemption Certificate for Military Service Personnel

IT-2104-P Form (PDF) Annuitant’s Request for Income Tax Withholding

State of New Jersey

Wage and Withholding Information

NJ W4 (Form NJ-W4 (PDF) Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate

District of Columbia

Wage and Withholding Information

Form IL-W-4  (Illinois Withholding Allowance Certificate and Instructions)

State of Massachusetts

Wage and Withholding Information

State of New Mexico

Wage and Withholding Information