Louisiana State Agencies and Forms
Louisiana does not have a state-mandated minimum wage.
|Unemployment in Louisiana:
|Taxable Wage Base ($)||7,700|
|New Employer Rate (% Taxable Wages)||Industry Avg
|UI Tax Rate Min - Max (% Taxable Wages)||0.10 - 6.2
|Period Effective||Calendar Year 2013|
Louisiana Income Tax Withholding
Employers must withhold state income tax from employees' wages and remit the amounts withheld to the Division of Revenue.
Employers that pay wages must withhold taxes from wages paid to both residents and nonresidents working in Louisiana. In addition nonresident employers are required to withhold income taxes from employees who live and work in the state.
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Use our Salary Paycheck Calculator for your Louisiana payroll.
Application for Louisiana tax number. (Print, fill in, and mail to the address on the form.)
UI Status Report required of all Louisiana employers. (Print, fill in, and mail to the address on the form.)
Department of Revenue. Electronic services, tax forms, publications, FAQ regarding Louisiana payroll withholding taxes.
Tax forms, including withholding forms.
New Business Guide from the Louisiana Department of Revenue.
Louisiana Works: Department of Labor, Business page. Information and resources regarding unemployment insurance and workers' compensation, wage reporting, labor laws, and more.
Several ways to do your quarterly unemployment insurance reporting, including electronic. You can pay by EFT if you follow the link to the Internet reporting option.
Employer Handbook: Business Owners' Manual (Louisiana Department of Labor). Details the services and publications of the DOL and provides information about federal, state, and local labor laws, regulations, and registrations.
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