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Incomes and Taxes

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1.The amount of something that is permitted, esp. within a set of regulations or for a specified purpose. Allowance
Earnings not paid out as dividends but instead reinvested in the core business or used to pay off debt. Accumulated Earnings
The authority to perform a task or certain duties. Commissions
2.An amount that is or may be deducted from something, esp. from taxable income or tax to be paid. Deduction
A person who relies on another, esp. a family member, for financial support. Dependent
The electronic transfer of a payment directly from the account of the payer to the recipient's account. Direct Deposit
Money derived from paid work. Earned Income
A person employed for wages or salary, esp. a nonexecutive. Employee
A person or organization that employs people. Employer
The process of exempting a person from paying taxes on a specified amount of income for themselves and their dependents. Exemptions
An income tax is a tax levied on the income of individuals or businesses Federal Income Tax
The federal law which requires employers to withhold a portion of employee wages and pay them to the government trust fund which provides retirement benefits. An acronym for Federal Insurance Contributions Act. More commonly known as social security. FICA
Gross income in United States tax law is receipts and gains from all sources less cost of goods sold. Gross Income
Money received, esp. on a regular basis, for work or through investments. Income
Tax deducted from the wages of every legally working American that is used to pay for the Medicare program provided to individuals over the age of 65. Medicare Tax
the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time Net Income
The tax levied on both employers and employees used to fund the Social Security program. Social Security tax is usually collected in the form of payroll tax or self-employment tax. The Social Security tax pays for the retirement and disability benefits. Social Security Tax
Wage and Tax Statement. The form used to report wages, tips, other compensation, withheld income and social security taxes W-2 Form
IRS tax forms are used by taxpayers and tax-exempt organizations to report financial information to the Internal Revenue Service W-4 Form
1.Refuse to give (something that is due to or is desired by another): "the withholding of consent to treatment". Withholding