Washington Unemployment Taxable Wage Base to Rise in 2021

By June 17, 2020June 26th, 2020Regional, Tax Implications

The Washington Department of Employment Security announced today that the unemployment taxable wage base is set to rise to $56,500 in 2021, up from $52,700 in 2020.

The change to the taxable wage base takes effect Jan. 1, 2021.

The Department’s unemployment tax rates for 2021 are expected to be finalized in December.


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