Social Security Tag

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that the maximum earnings subject to Social Security (OASDI) tax will increase from $137,700 to $142,800 in 2021 (an increase of $4,800) [SSA Press Release, 10/13/2020]. For 2021, the FICA tax rate for both employers and employees is 7.65% (6.2%...

If you are a member of the Clergy, you may have seen the phrase “Social Security Allowance” on your W-2 or it might be a part of your compensation package. But what does that mean exactly? To understand, we have to explain a difference between Clergy...