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2021 Paycheck Tax Withholding Calculator

eFile.com is here to help you optimize your paycheck withholding in 2021 to prepare for your 2021 tax return. Below, use the free tool and enter some figures from your pay or estimated pay. We will help you see how much to withhold during the year so you are not faced with a large tax bill or get too much back as a tax refund after lending it to the government as an interest-free loan. Learn more here about the purpose of the form W-4 and how to complete it correctly based on your tax return goals.

At the end of the paycheck calculator, you will find instructions on how to increase or decrease your W-4 tax withholding per paycheck.

PAYucator Tool

How much Federal Tax will be withheld from your paycheck.

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See also:

  • See how to save on taxes both during the tax year and when you prepare your income tax return.
  • Prepare to tax prepare - learn how to begin planning for your tax return by keeping track of your finances and their tax implications during the year.
  • What is Form W-4? The form is used to adjust your tax withholding; this page gives an overview of the form and how to fill it out and submit it.