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Old 01-11-2013, 10:50 AM   #57
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Originally Posted by andrewrossnagel View Post
where are you getting 45 from?
Outside of the prior 2 years we all paid 6.2% of our paychecks to Social Security. In 2011 and 2012 we got a tax break and paid 4.2%. This year, we are back to paying the normal 6.2%. The delta of this is obviously 2%.

Now, if a person is earning $14/hr and working 40 hours per week, they are earning a gross amount per month of $2,240.....2% of which is equal to $44.80. It'll vary a little bit, obviously, but you get the point. I hope.

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