Employer Payroll Tax
Minimum wage $10.00 per hour.
As of 2011, after the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Re-authorization and Job Creation Act of 2010, the Social Security tax rate is 4.2 percent of an employee’s wages. In addition, there is a limit to the amount of wages that are subject to Social Security taxes. In 2016, the taxable wage base is be $118,500
Employer: has to contribute 11.34% of the employee’s wages.
Employee: has to contribute 11.34% of his/her wages. Contribution limit is $18,000.
There are 14 official paid public holidays. If an employee works during these days, they receive 150% of the regular wages as compensation.
An employee can be terminated at any time as they are considered “at will employees”. No specific termination policies.
The state sales tax is 5.6%.