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I am employed by HN Construction.
Hourly rate of \$32 with overtime of 1.5 times regular pay rate for all hours more than 40 per week.
Total hours worked:52
Federal Income tax withheld \$275
Cumulative earnings prior to the current week: \$45,800
Payroll taxes:
FICA Taxes-owed by both Employee and Employer:
Social Security 6.2% on maximum earnings of \$106,400
Medicare tax: 1.45% on all earnings
Unemployment Taxes-owed by Employer only: state unemployment: 5.4% on maximum earnings of \$7000 and federal Unemployment of 0.8%; on maximum earnings of \$7000

Determine Gross pay for current week
Total deductions for this pay period
HN payroll tax related to this person.

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Gross pay for the current week:

40 hours x 32 = 1280
12 hours x (32 x 1.5) = 576
Total gross for the week is 1280 + 576 = 1856.00

Total deductions for this pay period

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#### Solution Summary

The solution gives all the calculations with explanation for how to compute gross and net payroll, plus the payroll burden paid by the employer.

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