Taxes out of my paycheck!?!? grrrrr

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Savvy412, Jan 23, 2016.

  1. Savvy412

    Savvy412 Active Member

    man..every friday I cant even enjoy my paycheck because I look right at my taxes. Im wondering if I filled my W2 out wrong

    I got married and had a kid since I last did one so not sure how much of a difference that would make.

    *new driver* this paycheck actually should have been $22.75 but you know how that goes.

    Lasted edited by : Jan 23, 2016
  2. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    First off all, you fill out a W-4, not a W-2.

    Second, the numbers look right.

    Third, you are working way too much overtime!
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  3. RonBurgandy??????????

    RonBurgandy?????????? God is Great, beer is good , People are crazy.

    Not quite following..if your pay rate is incorrect you are guaranteed your correct pay within 24 hours or they are forced a penalty daily....give copy to supervisor and say you want a green check next day'ed union immediately.
  4. NonDeliverOtherMissed

    NonDeliverOtherMissed Active Member

    Looks about right....over peak was grossing 2200-2300.... Bringing home 1200-1300.... Get crushed on taxes...though %10 does go to my retirement but still..............
  5. Savvy412

    Savvy412 Active Member

    ahha sorry. i dont know why I said w-2. JUST WOKE UP!
  6. Savvy412

    Savvy412 Active Member

    Will do! ya...they always love to talk about the "good money we are making" so..WHERE IS IT!?!?.

    Going to buy a home this least they look at gross pay..not net.
  7. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    They will look at your most recent pay stubs.
  8. Benben

    Benben Active Member

    Join the Union!
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  9. a911scanner

    a911scanner Member

    No such thing as "too much overtime" when you are making 60% of full rate.
  10. TooTechie

    TooTechie Geek in Brown

    You have some municipal withholding that many of us don't have, but 30% range for taxes/fica, etc is not unusual.
  11. Jlemansk

    Jlemansk Active Member

    Man, you guys get raped in state taxes up there. Your tax break down looks like my cell phone bill, total BS.
  12. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    I grossed $1900 and my State tax was $105.
  13. RonBurgandy??????????

    RonBurgandy?????????? God is Great, beer is good , People are crazy.

  14. 6%?
  15. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

  16. That's pretty steep
  17. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    The rate is 6.27% for married filing jointly in my tax bracket.
  18. Orion inc.

    Orion inc. I like turtles

    That OT is sometimes the norm on certain routes. I average that plus 2-5 hours on top if it's a busy week.

    In the BOG it might be. But in most big centers,this is normal
  19. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    Only 10%. Should try to double that if possible. If you don't do Roth could help some with the taxes too
  20. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    Based on 40 hrs per week, you would be at 39g's income for the year.
    Based on the OT figure, that would be a touch over 52g's income for the year.
    Perhaps the OT kicks you into a higher tax bracket vs a regular 40 hr week?