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Wages, self employment income, and compensation in excess of certain threshold amounts will be subject to an additional 0.9% Medicare tax in 2012 and on. Note that tips and fringe benefits (wages not paid in cash) are also subject to the additional Medicare tax.


Filing Status  Threshold amount
 Married Filing Jointly  $250,000.00
 Married Filing Separately  $125,000.00
 Single  $200,000.00
Head of Household (with qualifying person) $200,000.00
Qualifying Widow(er) with dependent child $200,000.00




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