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California | Wage and Tax Regulations

minimum wage
Minimum Wage
Minimum Wage
(Tipped Employee)
Tip credit not allowed
Maximum Tip Credit
Tip credit not allowed
state income tax
State Withholding
Wage Rate
Unemployment insurance
Max. Taxable Earning $7,001
Employee DeductionsNone
Employee Tax Rates1.5 - 6.2%
New Employer Rate3.40%
Voluntary Contribution PermittedNo

The content of this publication is provided for informational purposes only and does not contain or constitute tax or legal advice. You should not act on this information without seeking tax or legal professional counsel.

Recent California Employment Law Updates

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California Supreme Court: Good Faith Defense on Wage Statement Law

A Warning to Business: California Privacy Protection Agency Issues Enforcement Guide

California Proposes Bill for Right to Disconnect from Work

California Court of Appeals: Stock Options are NOT Wages

California Gives Healthcare Workers A Raise

The California Supreme Court Further Clarifies the Term “Hours Worked”

California District Court Dismisses Trucking Industry’s New AB5 Challenge

Reminder: The Minimum Wage of the City of Santa Monica, California, is to increase in July

San Francisco, California: Employers Must Spend a Minimum Amount on Healthcare 

California Fast Food Industry Minimum Wage (Agreement) Update

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