Taxes withheld from your pay

  • Social Security
  • Medicare 
  • Unemployment, depending on the state


  • You are responsible for filing your W-2 at the end of the year. 
  • Your hiring family should issue you a W-2 at the end of the year and any income taxes that were not withheld will be owed.  
  • If the family is unable to provide a W-2 or you cannot get in touch with them for any reason,  please follow the steps listed here by our tax partner HomeWork Solutions. 
  • You are still responsible for reporting your wages and filing an income tax return even if you did not receive a form W-2

**Your federal and state income taxes are NOT withheld from your pay**

Tip 💡: We recommend you save at least 10% of your earned wages to pay your taxes at the end of the year.  

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