RRB Releases – Railroad Retirement and Unemployment Insurance Taxes in 2017
December 2, 2016
In a recent release from the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB): The amounts of compensation subject to railroad retirement tier I and tier II payroll taxes will increase in 2017, while the tax rates on employers and employees will stay the same. In addition, unemployment insurance contribution rates paid by railroad employers will continue to include a 1.5 percent surcharge in 2017.
Click here to read the full release from the RRB.